Duncan Laurence wins Eurovision 2019 for the Netherlands (Video)

08:00, 19 May 2019
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They won a total of 492 points from the expert juries and televote. Italy finished in second place and Russia came third, the official website of the contest said.

'Arcade' is written and composed by Duncan Laurence, Joel Sjöö and Wouter Hardy.

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The Netherlands scored 231 from the jury and 261 from the international televotes. It was enough to win the Eurovision Song Contest by 27 points. Italy finished second with 465 and Russia third with 369 points.

Duncan Laurence ended a 44 year wait for a fifth Eurovision Song Contest victory for the Netherlands. The last winner was Teach In back in 1975.

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