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35 examples:

Bryant is always racing against the clock.
(USA Today - NBA, )

Successfully treating rabies can be a race against the clock.
(Science Daily - News, )

When you are involved in a startup, you are in a race against the clock.
(Forbes - Business, )

"It's a race against the clock, these last episodes," Kreisberg said of the rest of the season.
(The Hollywood Reporter - TV, )

He toured the country to consume huge meals like a 92oz steak and a 60oz burger against the clock.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

CNN's Pedro Pinto meets one of the world's most enigmatic footballers and puts him to the test against the clock.
(CNN - World Sport, )

Playwright Ben Ellis has told how he broke his arm just as he was trying a write his brand new drama against the clock.
(BBC News - Entertainment & Arts, )

The BBC's James Cook goes inside the high-security laboratory racing against the clock to develop a treatment for the Zika virus.
(BBC News - Health, )

CNN's Mainsail finds out how difficult it is to take on the Jules Verne challenge of circumnavigating the globe against the clock.
(CNN - World Sport, )

Twenty four robots from across the world are to race against the clock and each other to complete eight disaster relief-themed tasks.
(BBC News - World News, )

It’s often hard enough to eat right when you have time, but when you’re racing against the clock it becomes even more challenging.
(Fox News - Health, )

The BBC's Yogita Limaye tries to explain the importance of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's second full budget - against the clock.
(BBC News - Business, )

Andrew Fifita is in a race against the clock to be fit for Cronulla's week one finals clash next week after suffering a lower leg strain.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Rescuers race against the clock to refloat about 90 stranded pilot whales after more than 100 die on a beach on New Zealand's South Island.
(BBC News - World News, )

Indonesian officials are racing against the clock to save an Indonesian woman on death row in Saudi Arabia from being executed this weekend.
(CNN - World News, )

HMCS Windsor is now racing against the clock to diagnose a problematic part, fix or replace it and cross the Atlantic in time for a NATO exercise.
(Brett Ruskin in CBC News - Politics, )

It is the simplicity of man and machine against the clock for one relentless hour of fearsome pedalling that taps into the wider public’s psyche.
(The Independent - Sport, )

USA women qualify for the Olympic final of the 4x100m relay after competing on their own against the clock following their reinstatement in the event.
(BBC Sport - Athletics, )

Trent Boult faces a race against the clock to prove his fitness for the historic day-night Test, with New Zealand's swing specialist nursing a back injury.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

Executives at Bank of New York Mellon Corp. are racing against the clock to make it through a backlog of pricing issues before the markets open Monday morning.
(The Wall Street Journal - Markets News, )

Novak Djokovic won his race against the clock, performing in a "night show" as he beat Briton Aljaz Bedene -2 -3 -3 to reach the French Open last 16 on Saturday.
(The New York Times - Tennis, )

After winning promotion in late May, Eibar faced a race against the clock to raise $2.32 million and meet rules for the capitalization of a club in Spain’s top soccer league.
(The New York Times - Soccer, )

Key House lawmakers agreed on the terms of a $1.1 trillion spending bill Tuesday night in a race against the clock to avoid a partial government shutdown, Fox News has learned.
(Fox News - Politics, )

Tim Peake and Tim Kopra will face a race against the clock to repair a power unit on the outside of the International Space Station (ISS) using simple tools, one of which is a toothbrush.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

The Consumer Product Safety Commission is racing against the clock to come up with answers as to why the go-to gift of the holiday season seems to be perfectly happy in spontaneously combusting.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

Delta Airlines has today begun racing against the clock to get baggage to passengers within 20 minutes after they land or they'll dish out 2,500 bonus air miles, but you have to be a SkyMiles customer.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

Theater Review: It’s a race against the clock in this Broadway classic as three sailors try to find true love in New York before shipping off to World War II, writes Wall Street Journal drama critic Terry Teachout.
(The Wall Street Journal - Lifestyle, )

The 102-year-old Frenchman broke his own world record in the over-100s category Friday, riding 16.7 miles in one hour, more than 2.5 kilometers better than his previous best time in the race against the clock two years ago.
(Fox News - World, )

The bipartisan overhaul of the Department of Veterans Affairs approved last week by Congress has touched off a race against the clock, as the agency now is tasked with setting up a private health care alternative for veterans within 90 days.
(Fox News - Politics, )

It was ported to just about every computer at the time and it spawned two sequels – one good, one ugly – as it amazed gamers with its combination of swashbuckling action, rotoscoping animation and environmental puzzles, pitted against the clock.
(The Independent - Gadgets & Tech, )

As rescue crews raced against the clock to avert further explosions in China's port city of Tiajin on Monday, senior leaders in Beijing tried a yawning trust deficit laid bare by festering public anger and mistrust over perceived lack of transparency.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

President Obama is racing against the clock to cement a massive Pacific Rim trade deal that all of his potential successors oppose, with his administration eyeing a looming fight on Capitol Hill while starting to implement as much of the complicated pact as it can.
(Los Angeles Times - World News, )

After racing against the clock in an all-night session, the UN's expert panel on climate change was putting the final touches Saturday on a scientific guide to help governments, industries and regular people take action to stop global warming from reaching dangerous levels.
(The Associated Press in CBC News - Technology & Science, )

As rescue teams continued to work against the clock to pull survivors from the ruins left by last weekend’s catastrophic earthquake, the government began to organize a relief and reconstruction effort for leveled cities that President Rafael Correa said would cost $3 billion and take years.
(Los Angeles Times - World News, )

Scientists from one of the world’s leading institutes of tropical medicine, which first discovered the Ebola virus in the 1970s flew out to Guinea yesterday to begin ground-breaking research into a possible cure for the disease, racing against the clock to find a treatment which will help stem the deaths in the current epidemic.
(The Independent - World News, )

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