Sarah McTernan Ignoring Bookies Predictions Ahead Of Eurovision Semi-Final

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Clare’s Eurovision hopeful says she’s ignoring the bookies’ predictions of her chances of making the grand final on Saturday night.

Scarriff woman Sarah McTernan will be performing her song ’22’ in tonight’s semi-final in Tel Aviv in Israel, to a global audience of around 200 million people.

With seven wins, Ireland is the most successful country in Eurovision history but we’ve also failed to progress from the semi-finals on seven occasions in recent years.


The bookies have mixed odds on whether she will make the final, with the top ten countries qualifying tonight – but Sarah says she’s just heading out to have fun: