Eurovision 2012: Sweden wins by a landslide! 2nd highest Eurovision score ever!

Loreen is crowned the winner of Eurovision 2012.

She did it! Not only that but by a landslide 372 points – the second highest score in Eurovision history (after Alexander Rybak in 2009) and the most 12 points ever – from 18 countries (Rybak got 16).  Loreen’s average score of 8.86 points from each country was the 4th highest average score since 1991 and in […]

Eurovision 2012: Bookies Correctly Predict Top 3

Eurovision 2012 betting odds at the time voting closed according to oddschecker.com

Last year the bookies favourite France came a disappointing 15th. This year however the bookies odds reflected the final result, for the top 3 at least. The odds had Cyprus in 4th place but they came a dissapointing 16th, Albania were 21st with odds as long as 200/1 but they came 5th.

Eurovision 2012 Love Eurovision Final Poll – Loreen wins!

Roman Lob will sing for Germany.

The Love Eurovision 2012 Final poll has just closed and Loreen is the winner! Lithuania were bottom of the poll with nil points! Here are the full results: 1. Sweden 172 2. Italy 105 3. Spain 100 4. Iceland 83 5. Serbia 79 6. Germany 78 7. Romania 68 8. United Kingdom 64 9. FYROM […]

Eurovision 2012: Sweden Wins Semi Final 2 Twitter Poll!

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The second semi final poll has just closed. Only 25 Twitter users took part this time, slightly less than for semi final 1. Here are the results. Qualifiers: Sweden 212 Serbia 152 Norway 131 Slovenia 119 Estonia 114 Netherlands 112 Ukraine 107 FYROM 82 Malta 65 Bosnia & Herzegovina 62 Non-qualifiers: Portugal 61 Turkey 47 […]

Eurovision 2012 – 1st semi final videos

The official Eurovision Youtube channel has already uploaded tonight’s performances. 1. Montenegro 2. Iceland 3. Greece 4. Latvia 5. Albania 6. Romania 7. Switzerland 8. Belgium 9. Finland 10. Israel 11. San Marino 12. Cyprus 13. Denmark 14. Russia 15. Hungary 16. Austria 17. Moldova 18. Ireland

My personal 2012 First Semi Final Prediction

Last year I tried a new method for predicting the second semi final qualifiers. I looked up each country’s voting history on Wikipedia and allocated points to the other countries based purely on which countries they’d given the most points to in the past. Perhaps this was fluke but it worked and I predicted 10/10. […]

Iceland Wins 2012 1st Semi Final Twitter Poll

Photo: RUV

The Love Eurovision 1st semi final Twitter poll has just closed. A total of  28 votes were received and these were the results: Qualifiers: Iceland 223 Romania 170 Denmark 158 Cyprus 124 Ireland 117 Finland 115 Greece 88 Hungary 83 Russia 82 Moldova 79 Non-qualifiers: Switzerland 74 Albania 69 Latvia 62 Austria 59 Israel 41 […]