The 3rd and last show of the 3rd round of HaKokhav HaBa L’Eurovizion was broadcast yesterday, as the Israeli edition of  The Next Star and national selection format for Eurovision 2019 is unfolding every week. 

THE THIRD STAGE PROCESS

During the 3rd stage the 20 qualifiers from the four shows of the 2nd stage( 1st2nd3rd4th) performed in Duels covers of known songs before the 4 member jury formed by: Assaf Amdursky, Harel Skaat – (Eurovision 2010), Keren Peles, Shiri Maimon – (Eurovision 2005) , Static & Ben El Tavori.  In order to qualify to the next round each participant had to beat the other constestant of the duel marking a higher percentage of votes.

In this last show of the 3rd round a total of 8 candidates got on stage  to perform in 4 duels. After the 4 qualifieres were determined the show went on with the two wildcards. Lets see their performances and which ones managed to qualify and complete the final 12 acts line up:

Avraham de Carvalho – 67% vs Kateryah 83%

Nitai Twito – 68% vs Ofri Halfon – 90%

Nave Madmon – 53% vs Daniel Mazuz – 54%

Shavla Band – 95% vs Naor Cohen – 66%

The two wildcards were given to one of the acts that had lost in the duels’ round. The acts that got the last two tickets to the next phase are: 

Avraham de Carvalho

Shefita

With this last six qualifiers the 3rd stage of the show was completed and they will join the other 6 qualifiers from the previous two shows (1st, 2nd) in the upcoming 4th stage of the competition.