How to use ‘a surprising’ in a sentence

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…Álvarez participated in the Lamadrid campaign to San Juan, in the vanguard under General Mariano Acha. He fought in the bloody Battle of Angaco, which was a surprising victory over the far superior army led by Mendozan warlord José Félix Aldao.

Zimbabwean athletes have won a total of eight medals – three golds, four silvers and one bronze – in two sports. Seven medals were won by swimmer Kirsty Coventry in 2004 and 2008; the remaining medal was the result of a surprising victory by the women’s national field hockey team in 1980.

… class generally more hostile with the growth of Puritan sentiments, is a surprising and intriguing phenomenon. Theatres proliferated, especially (though not exclusively) in neighborhoods outside the city’s walls and the Corporation’s control…

Yardley made a surprising comeback to First-Class cricket six-and-a-half years after his retirement when he was named in a WA squad to tour India.

… about 14,000 ft and the red panda is also present in the region. One expedition found a surprising range of species in the region including a pika and ten new species of ants.

YB began to be successful very early on. Against Lausanne they celebrated a surprising 2-2 draw and on 26 October 1902 a 7-0 victory over Fortuna Basel. In these years YB also came out from the shadow of FC Bern. YB beat their city rivals…

… existed after Germany’s defeat and exit of the region. Between World War I and World War II, the U.S. Army was involved in a surprising number of civic action projects such as the Civilian Conservation Corps.

… with her ex-boyfriend, Warner Huntington III, who had ended the relationship on the basis of her lack of seriousness before heading there himself. Although superficially nothing more than the stereotypical dumb blonde, she demonstrates a

… been about 20, had been burnt in a surprising way. Furthermore, unlike what has been found at other gallery graves in North Hesse, the dead were richly furnished with ceramics and other everyday objects for their trip to the hereafter.

… then committed a surprising turnover, a Ryan pass intercepted by Breeland, who returned the ball all the way back to the Atlanta 21-yard-line. This allowed the Redskins to extend the lead to 16-12, significant because Atlanta now needed a…

… third periods to take a 101-85 win and tie the series at 1 apiece. In Game 3, the Hawks blew the game open in the second half to take a 98-85 win and a surprising 2-1 series lead. In Game 4, the Pacers were once again in danger after the…

With the onset of Wizards, humans find themselves at a surprising new level of convenience. However, after further research, scientists have made a startling discovery that Wizards are emitting an abnormally large amount of Noise waves…

… elected the FORD-Kenya Nyamira District Branch Chairman in absentia. In a surprising move however, Anyona rejected FORD-Kenya’s overtures, opting instead to launch his own political party Kenya Social Congress, and vying for the Presidency.

… off a surprising upset that kept the Eagles from going to their first BCS game. BC’s departure from the Big East put the future of the rivalry in doubt. However, the Eagles and the Orange agreed to play an annual out-of-conference game…

… (2003) Montali led his unexperienced men to a bronze medal in the World League and, most of all, to a surprising success in the European Championship. One year later Montali’s team was silver medal in the World League and in the Olympic Games, both behind Brazil: under the new coach Italy had anyway imposed again his role as one of the strongest teams in the world.

With star quarterback Jake Locker departing to the NFL, many expected the Huskies to regress in the 2011 season, Sarkisian’s third. The Huskies started out a surprising 6-2 and were undefeated in conference play at the halfway point of the…

With one of the league’s lowest payrolls going into the 1984 season, the Gold shot out of the gate to a surprising 7-1 record and were tied atop the USFL along with the powerful Philadelphia Stars and Birmingham Stallions after 8 weeks.

With no previous experience in politics, he was candidate to the governorship of Querétaro in 1997. In a surprising victory he defeated Fernando Ortiz Arana (Institutional Revolutionary Party, PRI). He approved the construction of the new international airport, which began in 2002 and was inaugurated in 2004 by his successor.

With a surprising road victory over the Steelers to save their playoff hopes after losing four straight games, the Chargers improved to 5-8 on the season and 1-14 all-time in Pittsburgh during the regular season. The Steelers became the only AFC North team that San Diego would defeat this season.

… peacemaking, but although hy succeeds in his goals, the course of history seems by then to have been irrevocably changed by the anachronistic introduction of Christianity. It takes a surprising amount of divine power to put everything right again.

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