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Will Irish Eyes Be Smiling?

May 11, 2018 by

A last-minute press accreditation was my golden ticket to Eurovision this year. I can therefore help out with this write-up of the...

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Room for Rom

May 10, 2018 by

After the bloodbath of semi 1 it would be nice to feel more confident going into semi 2. Sadly, this is not the case largely due to...

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Prepare to be Pole-axed

May 9, 2018 by

Some brief notes on how semi 2 will play out on tv tomorrow evening and ahead of tonight’s key jury run. ‘Song 1,500 in...

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Foureira Fever

May 8, 2018 by

Semi 1 looked a tough semi to decipher coming to Lisbon. Being here has only reinforced that view. This is a Eurovision that resides...

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No Qualms With Qami

May 7, 2018 by

The serious business starts today with the semi 1 jury performance this evening. Artists will need to bring their a-game more than...

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Secret Garden

May 6, 2018 by

A shortened day today before the serious business gets underway, with the Big 5 and Portugal having their second rehearsals. Greece...

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Jess Distress

May 5, 2018 by

The last 13 songs in semi 2 have a 2nd outing today. Starting with Russia, and it looks like they have drafted in Serbia’s...

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Fire Power

May 4, 2018 by

A veritable smorgasbord of ESC 2018 ingredients today as we get a soupcon of semi 1, a dollop of semi 2, mixed with a first serving...

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Coming Up Roses

May 3, 2018 by

Second rehearsals for the first 15 songs in semi 1 today. From this point on there is little that can change as the next time they...

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Rizzotto Recipe

May 2, 2018 by

Question of the day: could we be on for 2 stat-breaking semis this year with only 4 qualifying from this section of semi 2? Georgia...

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Ry-back or Lay?

May 1, 2018 by

Semi 2 represents a significant decline in quality compared to semi 1, is my view leading into today and tomorrow. But you need to be...

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Franka-ly Excellent

Apr 30, 2018 by

FYR Macedonia kick-starts day two. We only got to see one run through of this. Eye Cue have a drummer and 3 female backing vocalists...

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Czech Bounces

Apr 29, 2018 by

A big opening day here in Lisbon as among the current market leaders we get to see Israel, Czech Republic, Bulgaria and Estonia...

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Net Gains

Apr 16, 2018 by

Eurovision in Concert (EiC) moved to a new venue this year, Amsterdam’s AFAS Live concert hall, which essentially meant a bigger...

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The Bare-Bones

Apr 6, 2018 by

The London Eurovision Party is the first big preview event of the 2018 season. It’s a relatively small affair, taking place in the...

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Toy Story

Mar 22, 2018 by

The ESC Outright has had a fragile look to it for much of the qualifier season, with all those countries at the front of the market...

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Let The Games Begin

Jan 30, 2018 by

It has been a very lively, early Eurovision 2018 season, and it’s only going to get busier in the weeks to come. Current Betfair...

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Winning Post

Dec 28, 2017 by

The traditional analysis of the EntertainmentOdds trading year reveals a profit in 2017 of +98.6pts. This continues the site’s...

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Golden Oldie

Dec 15, 2017 by

It was good to see the judges at least play it partly fair in last week’s semi-final in awarding Gemma the dance-off win up against...

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Rea Of Hope

Dec 14, 2017 by

Anthony Joshua has dominated the SPOTY 2017 market since defeating Wladimir Klitschko in their epic Wembley Stadium scrap back in...

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Dark Arts To Rule

Dec 8, 2017 by

Looking back at last week’s Strictly quarter-final, it seemed pretty clear watching the show live that Davood was the target....

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On The Rak

Dec 2, 2017 by

It is unclear at time of posting whether the 3 finalists will be performing the traditional duets with star names tonight. But it is...

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Game Changer

Dec 1, 2017 by

It was no surprise to see Alexandra drop into the dance-off last week. This tees her up for a triumphant return to the top of the...

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The Walking Dead

Nov 25, 2017 by

There is a 40-minute clash with Strictly tonight which might well be used by TPTB to hamper early starters. To clarify this weekend’s...

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