Punters flock to back Cyprus in huge Eurovision gamble

May - 08 2018 | no comments

An unprecedented move for Cyprus to win this year’s Eurovision Song Contest has seen Betway promote the island nation to 5/2 from 66/1 overnight.

Eleni Foureira – Fuego – Eurovision 2018 Cyprus – Semi Final 1

Eurovision 2018 Semi-Final 1 First Dress Rehersal: Eleni Foureira – Fuego (Cyprus)Eleni Foureira – Fuego ( Eurovision 2018 Cyprus -First semi-finalNetta Barzilai -Toy (Eurovision 2018 Israel – First Semi finalNetta – Toy – ESC Israel 2018 – rehersal 08.05.2018נטע ברזילי בחצי הגמר הראשון מול השופטים | Netta – Toy –

Represented by Eleni Foureira, the leading online bookmaker is on red alert after punters flocked to back the singer following her rendition of Fuego during Monday’s semi-finals jury show and she is now clear favourite for this weekend’s Grand Final in Lisbon.

Eleni Foureira – Fuego – Cyprus – Official Music Video – Eurovision 2018

Add or download the song to your own playlist: https://ESC2018.lnk.to/Eurovision2018EY Sing along with the karaoke versions: https://ESC2018.lnk.to/KaraokeID Or buy the official CD: https://ESC2018.lnk.to/Eurovision2018AlbumID Eleni Foureira will represent Cyprus at the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest in Lisbon with the song Fuego If you want to know more about the Eurovision Song Contest, visit https://eurovision.tv

Cyprus have displaced Israel, now 11/4 second favourites, at the top of the betting, while Estonia and Norway remain lively outsiders at 5/1 and 6/1 respectively.

UK entrant SuRie, who will perform Storm on Saturday night in Portugal’s capital, isn’t expected to muscle in on Eurovision glory at 100/1.

Pop Scoop founder and editor. Ex showbiz/tech editor at the Cyprus Mail. Former sub-editor at Archant. Former art director Sky TV. Co-founder of Kool Magazine and freelanced for the BBC, Channel 4, Warner Bros and the Cyprus Broadcasting Corporation.


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