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His 12 consecutive victories make for the longest active streak in the UFC, and another would push him into a six-way tie for the second-longest streak in the promotion’s history.
AS KAMARU USMAN EDGES TOWARD UFC GREATNESS, HIS FORMER TEAMMATE WANTS TO STOP HIMGLYNN A. HILLFEBRUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The Yellow Jackets missed seven consecutive field goal attempts during an early five-minute stretch before Alvarado made a three-pointer.
VIRGINIA PULLS AWAY FROM GEORGIA TECH, TIGHTENS GRIP ON FIRST PLACE IN ACCGENE WANGFEBRUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The close loss came after Georgetown earned consecutive victories for the first time this season in its previous two games, including a win over No.
GEORGETOWN CONTINUES TO PLAY WELL BUT FALLS SHORT IN THE END AGAINST VILLANOVAKAREEM COPELANDFEBRUARY 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Despite appearing in his second straight Super Bowl, Chiefs offensive coordinator Eric Bieniemy was passed over for the third consecutive hiring cycle in which he received multiple interviews.
BYRON LEFTWICH IS A RISING STAR ON A BUCS COACHING STAFF THAT SHOWS THE POWER OF DIVERSITYADAM KILGOREFEBRUARY 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Frese was a young hotshot at the University of Minnesota, where she had just been named national coach of the year after taking a Golden Gophers program coming off seven consecutive losing seasons to the NCAA tournament with a 22-8 record.
BRENDA FRESE, CLOSING IN ON WIN NO. 500, HAS MADE MARYLAND WOMEN’S BASKETBALL A JUGGERNAUTKAREEM COPELANDFEBRUARY 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Eller missed his second consecutive game with an upper-body injury after he was crunched along the boards Tuesday in a win over the New York Islanders.
ALEX OVECHKIN RETURNS, SCORES OVERTIME WINNER AS CAPITALS BEAT BRUINS, 4-3SAMANTHA PELLJANUARY 31, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The Hokies had tied the score at 47 on consecutive three-pointers from Naheim Alleyne, Bede and Cattoor.
VIRGINIA TECH’S KEVE ALUMA OVERWHELMS VIRGINIA FOR A COMMONWEALTH CLASH UPSETGENE WANGJANUARY 31, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Liverpool last went winless in five consecutive league matches during the 2016-17 season.
LIVERPOOL CAN’T BUY A GOAL, AND ITS TITLE DEFENSE IS ON THE ROPESTERRENCE DOYLEJANUARY 27, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
They collected two consecutive 1-point losses that both ended with potential game-winners from Pascal Siakam spilling out of the hoop.
THE TORONTO RAPTORS CAN’T SEEM TO FINISH THEIR DRIVESLOUIS ZATZMANJANUARY 27, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Gonzaga is the winningest college basketball program since 2010 and has reached 21 consecutive NCAA Tournaments.
GONZAGA IS DOMINATING WITH SPEED AND DEFENSIVE DISRUPTIONJOSH PLANOSJANUARY 26, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
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WORDS RELATED TO CONSECUTIVE

  • consecutive
  • consequent
  • consequential
  • ensuing
  • following
  • later
  • next
  • posterior
  • postliminary
  • proximate
  • resultant
  • resulting
  • sequent
  • sequential
  • serial
  • subsequential
  • succeeding
  • successional
  • successive
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