How to use ‘a victory’ in a sentence

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… building. The Vienna ball did not take place the following year, which many people regarded as a victory for Šustauskas, as the idea became unpopular among members of high society.

… 2012 he pulled off a victory on the road by winning a stage in the Four Days of Dunkirk. In 2013, Štybar came in sixth in Paris-Roubaix. He was in contention for the victory as he was part of the leading trio with Sep Vanmarcke and Fabian…

Koukalová in three sets. She won her second tournament at the Forest Hills Tennis Classic in August, which was played at the historic West Side Tennis Club, after a victory in the final against Sania Mirza.

… departure of the Honduran Security Minister Oscar Alvarez, the leading crusader against police corruption in Honduras, is a victory for crooked cops.

… 7th-century Irish poem. In 605 Áed won a victory over the King of Leinster, Brandub mac Echach (died 605) at the Battle of Slabra. Leinster was often a target of the Uí Néill for inaugural raids and the levy of a cattle-tribute. The Annals of Tigernach place the beginning of his reign after this event.

… the Zunis and the American troops won a victory over the Navajo, and the Navajo were then sent out to a reservation in New Mexico for four years. Some members of We’wha’s tribe then moved into the abandoned Zuni lands of Nutria and Pescado,…

Zsolt Baranyos’s first team was Kispest Honvéd, joining in 1993. After five seasons, punctuated by a victory in Cup of Hungary in 1996, he moved abroad and joined in 1998 KFC Lommelse SK, who plays in Belgian first division. After a year,…

Zietz led Turbine Potsdam to a victory over Brøndby in the 2009-10 UEFA Women’s Champions League Round of 16.

… participated in the Battle of Shiting under Lu Xun’s command, which saw a victory for Wu forces over the Wei army led by Cao Xiu. Zhou Shao was promoted to Major-General (裨將軍) for his achievement. He died in 230 and was succeeded by his younger brother, Zhou Cheng (周承), who inherited his military appointment and their father’s marquis title.

Zheng’s new found confidence earned a title at her next tournament in Estoril, where she defeated top-seeded Flavia Pennetta en route to the final before a victory over compatriot Li Na who was forced to retire at one set each. In Strasbourg, Zheng displayed yet reached the quarterfinals where she lost to second-seeded Czech Nicole Vaidišová.

Yusof became the President of PAS in 1983, winning the post uncontested after a leadership crisis in the party. His election was seen as a victory for the ulama faction of the party as his predecessor, Asri Muda, was considered not an…

Yudhoyono’s popularity skyrocketed after his falling out with Megawati as he was seen by the people as the underdog. However this popularity did not translate to a victory for the Democratic Party at the 2004 legislative elections. The…

Sun Jian in fighting Zhou Yu. Gongsun Yue was killed in the battle even though it was a victory for Sun Jian. Gongsun Zan held Yuan Shao responsible for Gongsun Yue’s death and declared war on Yuan Shao, which led to the Battle of Jieqiao subsequently.

Yowalah is considered a victory dance, and it used to be performed usually after a victory in a tribal war or after returning from a successful pearl diving. The dance form is included in Unesco cultural heritage list.

Iuka, then under the control of General Sterling Price. The battle was a victory for the Union, and Price slipped away to strike another day.

Young went 17 matches without a victory during 2012 before defeating Leonardo Mayer at the 2012 Winston-Salem Open. At the US Open, he was defeated by top seed, Roger Federer in the first round.

Yokoyama lost a chance to dismantle Turkey’s Sabahattin Öztürk for a victory in the third round repechage 1-7, dropping him to eleventh spot.

Yerganian, who witnessed the Armenian Genocide, sought refuge in the Caucasus. In 1917 he enlisted for the Armenian volunteer detachments and fought for General Dro in the Battle of Bash Abaran. With a victory over the Ottoman forces and…

Years later, he participated in the counter-attack against the invading Shu Han forces in 231 and scored a victory over Zhuge Liang’s unit, and pursued him to Mount Qi. In 234, he soundly defeated the Shu Han general Ma Dai on the…

Yardley declared at the start of the fifth day after a pitch inspection, leaving Australia a victory target of 317, but the rain kept falling and the entire first session was abandoned. The umpires had decided to start play half an hour…

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