UK: Denmark wins second semi-final

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Last night the Retro Bar in Central London hosted the second Douze Points video previews of this
year�¢??s Eurovision Song Contest. Another full house of fans watched the songs from the second semi-final of the 2010 Eurovision Song Contest on the big screen. The audience voted Chan�?�©e And N'Evergreen of Denmark with their entryIn A Moment Like This as the winners followed by Romania is second place and Ireland in the third.

The audiences at the Retro Bar were divided in 17 juries, one for each participating country. No jury were allowed to vote for their own country and to prevent tactical voting each jury are made to swap to a different country for the final.

The Douze Pointssecond semi-final results:

1. DENMARK 112
2. ROMANIA 103
3. IRELAND 91
4. TURKEY 87
5. SWITZERLAND 78
5. SWEDEN 78
7. AZERBAIJAN 67
8. CROATIA 63
9. BULGARIA 61
10. NETHERLANDS 57
11. ARMENIA 51
12. CYPRUS 34
13. ISRAEL 33
14. GEORGIA 28
15. LITHUANIA 22
16. SLOVENIA 18
17. UKRAINE 3

The top ten countries will progress to the Douze Points final preview on 13th May where the song will be shown in the following order:

1. IRELAND – It's For You – Niamh Kavanagh
2. SPAIN – Algo Pequeñito – Daniel Diges
3. NORWAY – My Heart Is Yours – Didrik Solli-Tangen
4. TURKEY – We Could Be The Same – Manga
5. BULGARIA- Angel Si Ti – Miro
6. GREECE – Opa – Giorgos Alkaios & Friends
7. NETHERLANDS – Ik Ben Verliefd (Sha-La-Lie) – Sieneke
8. FINLAND – Työlki Ellää – Kuunkuiskaajat
9. BELARUS – Butterflies – Three Plus Two
10. CROATIA – Lako Je Sve – Feminnem
11. MALTA – My Dream – Thea Garrett
12. UNITED KINGDOM – That Sounds Good To Me – Josh Dubovie
13. AZERBAIJAN – Drip Drop – Safura Alizadeh
14. PORTUGAL – Há Dias Assim – Filipa Azevedo
15. ICELAND – Je Ne Sais Quoi – Hera Björk
16. DENMARK – In A Moment Like This – Chanée And N'Evergreen
17. SWITZERLAND – Il Pleut De L'Or – Michael Von Der Heide
18. FRANCE – Allez! Ola! Olé! – Jessy Matador
19. BELGIUM – Me And My Guitar -Tom Dice
20. ALBANIA – It's All About You – Juliana Pasha
21. ROMANIA – Playing With Fire -Paula Seling featuring Ovi
22. GERMANY – Satellite – Lena Meyer-Landrut
23. SLOVAKIA – Horehronie – Kristina
24. MOLDOVA – Run Away – SunStroke Project & Olia Tira
25. SWEDEN -This Is My Life – Anna Bergendahl

The direct qualifiers for the final, France, Germany Norway, Spain and the United Kingdom were allocated the same position in the running order they have in the contest in Oslo and a draw determined the positions of the 20 qualifying songs from both semi finals.

The final preview shows at the Retro Bar is a ticketed event with all proceeds going to charity. The Douze Points Final will be on 13th May at the Retro Bar:

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