Ukraine wins Eurovision Song Contest

Ukraine wins Eurovision Song Contest

By Naveel Krishant
Sunday 15/05/2022
[Photo:BBC]

Ukraine's Kalush Orchestra have won the Eurovision Song Contest, in a public show of support following the country's invasion by Russia.

The rap-folk band, who were given special permission to leave the war-torn country, soared to first place with 631 points.

They ended their performance in Turin with a plea: "Please help Ukraine, help Mariupol, help Azovstal right now."

Sam Ryder came second for the UK, the country's best result since 1998.

[Source: BBC]



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