Ukraine in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest

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Ukraine
Ukraine
Member station NTU
National selection events National Final
Appearances
Appearances 10
First appearance 2006
Best result 1st: 2012
Worst result Last: 2010
External links
Ukraine's page at Eurovision.tv

Ukraine took part in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest for the first time in 2006. Their best result came in Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2012 when Anastasiya Petryk won for Ukraine with "Nebo". Her sister Viktoria Petryk came 2nd at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2008 with "Matrosy".

It was announced in June 2008 that Ukraine has been selected to host the Junior Eurovision Song Contest in 2009. The 2009 contest was held at the Palace of Sports in Kiev on 21 November 2009. On 30 November 2013, Ukraine once again hosted the competition, this time at Palace "Ukraine" in Kiev. So on Kiev is the first city to host the contest twice, while Ukraine was then the second country after the Netherlands to host the competition twice. After Kim-Lian van der Meij from the Netherlands, Timur Miroshnychenko was the second person to host Junior Eurovision twice, this time along with Zlata Ognevich.

Contestants[edit]

Table key
  Winner
  Second place
  Third place
  Last place
Year Artist Language Title Place Points
2006 Nazar Slyusarchuk Ukrainian "Khlopchyk Rock 'n' Roll" (Хлопчик рок 'н' ролл) 9 58
2007 Ilona Galitska Ukrainian "Urok hlamuru" (Урок гламуру) 9 56
2008 Viktoria Petryk Ukrainian "Matrosy" (Матроси) 2 135
2009 Andranik Alexanyan Ukrainian "Try topoli, try surmy" (Три тополі, три сурми) 5 89
2010 Yulia Gurska Ukrainian "Miy litak" (Мій літак) 14 28
2011 Kristall Ukrainian, English "Evropa" (Європа) 11 42
2012 Anastasiya Petryk Ukrainian, English "Nebo" (Небо) 1 138
2013 Sofia Tarasova Ukrainian, English "We Are One" 2 121
2014 Sympho-Nick Ukrainian, English "Pryyde vesna" (Прийде весна) 6 74
2015 Anna Trincher Ukrainian, English "Pochny z sebe" (Почни з себе) 11 38

Photogallery[edit]

Voting history[edit]

As of 2015, Ukraine's voting history is as follows:

Commentators[edit]

Year(s) Commentator Spokesperson
2006 Timur Miroshnychenko TBC
2007 Assol
2008 Marietta
2009 Mariya Orlova
2010 Timur Miroshnychenko Elizabeth Arfush
2011 Amanda Koenig
2012 Kristall
2013 Tetiana Terekhova Elizabeth Arfush
2014 Timur Miroshnychenko Sofia Tarasova
2015 Sofia Kutsenko

Hostings[edit]

Year Location Venue Presenters
2009 Kiev Palace of Sports Ani Lorak & Timur Miroshnychenko
2013 Kiev Palace "Ukraine" Zlata Ognevich & Timur Miroshnychenko

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