Luis Panagiotou and Christina Christofi will be representing Cyprus at the upcoming Junior Eurovision Song Contest at Bucharest with the song Agoria – Koritsia� ( Boys and Girls).
Cyprus’ national selection took place on September 30th and was broadcast live by television channel RIK 1. Both televoting and a jury were used, with a 60%-40% split. Two of the songs tied for first place with 90 points. Under the circumstances, Luis and Christina were declared the winners because they were favored by televoting against Prosefchi (Prayer) sung by Sotiris Charalambous. Luis and Christina were accompanied by six dancers – 4 girls and 2 boys.
The rest of the songs that participated at the Final Selection were:
80 points Kainourgia Oneira, kainourgia Archi (New dreams, new start), Christina Averkiou & Michalis 62 points Phos ( Light), Anna Loizou and Raphael Georgiou
46 points Mia Star ( A Star), Christodoula Tsagkara Schinas
46 points Filoi gia Panda ( Friends for Ever), Georgios Ioannidis, Michalis Selmatsiouk, Charis Savva,
Maria Maskofian and Helena Mannouri
36 points Stin agkalia tis mousikis ( In the Arms of Music), Nikkie Alexandrou
20 pointsRosalie, Georgia Konstantinou