Chinese model falls on her face at Victoria's Secret show

Footage has emerged of a Chinese model named Xi Mengyao falling over on the catwalk at the Victoria's Secret Fashion Show 2017 in Shanghai.

The video, filmed on November 20, shows the 28-year-old model Xi accidentally tripped on her long train and tumbling on the catwalk.

After falling over, Xi smiles at the camera and and calmly gets back on her feet.

According to reports, Xi apologised on Weibo after the show and said "No matter how painful the fall is, I will definitely stand up and finish."

"The road ahead is long and i will keep going. Thank you all!"

After the incident, Xi won support online from those who praised her professionalism for carrying on.