Timur Miroshnychenko has been confirmed this afternoon as one half of the duo that will host the 2013 Junior Eurovision Song Contest in Kiev, Ukraine. Timur is know to Eurovision fans in the Ukraine for his involvement in the contest, he was the commentator for Ukraine at Junior Eurovision 2006 when they debuted. Since 2007 he has been the commentator for the Eurovision Song Contest and in 2009 co-hosted Junior Eurovision 2009 with Ani Lorak.
There have been un-confirmed rumors that Zlata Ognevich will be co-hosting the 2013 contest alongside Timur. This rumor does not seem unfounded due to Ani Lorak representing Ukraine in 2008 and going on to the host the 2009 contest.