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Sweden has won the 60th Eurovision Song Contest

Sweden's Mans Zelmerlow has won the final of the Eurovision Song Contest, beating Russia and Italy in the long-running TV music show.

UK act Electro Velvet came away with a disappointing five points for their track 'Still In Love With You' and finished 24th.

Finalists from 27 countries took part in the competition which was held at the Wiener Stadthalle in Vienna, Austria.

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Flood of bets for Eurovision Song Contest favourites

Bookmaker Coral says it has seen a flood of bets for 2015 Eurovision Song Contest favourites Sweden's Mans Zelmerlow ahead of this evening's final in Vienna.

Flood of bets for Eurovision Song Contest favourites. Credit: PA

The five-time winners have been cut into 6-4 (from 13-8) to come out on top this evening.

Russia are second best in the outright betting at 10-3, while Italy can be backed at 7-2.The United Kingdom are 40-1 with Coral to cause an upset in the final. Electro Velvet are the 7-4 favourites to finish last, while they are 10-1 to fail to pick up a point following their performance.

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