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Wave of love from across Europe carries Ukraine to Eurovision VICTORY

Added 05-15-22 04:36:02am EST - “Ukraine staved off a stirring effort from Britain's Sam Ryder to win the Eurovision title on the back of a huge outpouring of support from the European public.?” - Dailymail.co.uk

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Dailymail.co.uk: “Wave of love from across Europe carries Ukraine to Eurovision VICTORY”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

President Zelensky has vowed to hold Eurovision in Mariupol next year after an outpouring of support from the European public propelled Ukraine to victory - as Britain's Sam Ryder earned a shock second place. 

Britain surprisingly topped the jury vote and led for most of the night before Ukraine were awarded a mammoth 439 points in the public vote. 

The war-torn nation ended on 631 points while the UK finished second with 466 points. Spain finished third with 459 with Sweden fourth on 438. 

Volodymyr Zelensky was quick to hail the victory - and even vowed to hold next year's competition in Mariupol, despite the city being besieged by Russian forces. 

He said: 'Our courage impresses the world, our music conquers Europe. Next year Ukraine will host Eurovision.

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