Entertainment Nadia Eide wins The Voice semi-final for will.i.am's team
Cilic is Popyrin's biggest challenge yet
Australian prospect Alexei Popyrin is set for the biggest challenge of his burgeoning career when he faces Marin Cilic in the semi-finals of the Singapore Open.The young Australian prospect Popyrin has made a spectacular start to 2021, with his five-set win over 13th seed Goffin in Melbourne, which he fashioned after saving four match points, being a hard act to follow.
Nadia Eide became the first winning semi-finalist on 'The Voice' on Saturday night (06.03.21).
The 32-year-old classical singer wowed will.i.am and the other judges with her performance of 'The Show Must Go On' by Queen.
Nadia overcame competition from Lauren Drew, who performed Stevie Wonder’s 'Don't You Worry 'bout a Thing', and Adenike, who sang Aerosmith’s 'I Don't Want To Miss A Thing', to move a step closer to winning the ITV show.
Elsewhere, Benjamin Warner became the winner for Tom Jones' team after impressing Tom, Will and the other judges - Anne-Marie and Olly Murs - with his performance of 'All Night Long (All Night)' by Lionel Richie.
Matt Lowton reveals how Sean Dyche caused him ankle injury as a kid
Lowton supported hometown heroes Chesterfield when Dyche captained them in a famous cup run in 1997 which took them to Old Trafford to face Bryan Robson's Middlesbrough.Lowton supported hometown heroes Chesterfield when Dyche captained them in a famous cup run in 1997 which took them to Old Trafford to face Bryan Robson's Middlesbrough.
Meanwhile, Leona Jorgensen also moved closer to her ambition when she was announced as the winner for Team Anne-Marie.
The singer - who appeared visibly shocked when her name was revealed - secured her place in the next stage thanks to a memorable performance of Justin Bieber's 'Holy'.
But after the show, Anne-Marie admitted it'd been tough for her to make life-changing decisions at this stage of the competition.
She wrote on Twitter: "Can’t believe I’ve gotta make more decisions next week [confounded and tears-of-joy emojis] @thevoiceuk #TeamAnneMarie (sic)"
For Team Olly, meanwhile, Jordan and Wesley were announced as the winners, having impressed the judges with their performance of 'The Climb' by Miley Cyrus.
The show also featured appearances from the likes of Melanie C, Leigh-Anne Pinnock from Little Mix and James Bay, who praised the quality of the performances on the programme.
He tweeted during the show: "Let’s all agree that @thevoiceuk supplies the absolute bangers no matter who’s singing! (sic)"
'The Voice': Deion Warren's Amazing 'Shallow' Cover Is Almost a 4-Chair Turn .
Why didn't Blake Shelton turn his chair for the jaw-dropping performance?In a sneak peek from Tuesday's Blind Auditions, the North Carolina native takes the stage for a jaw-dropping cover of "Shallow," the Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper song from A Star Is Born -- earning chair turns from Nick Jonas, John Legend and Kelly Clarkson, but not Blake Shelton.