Bastia


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Bas·ti·a

 (băs′tē-ə, bä-stē′ə)
A city of northeast Corsica, France, on the Tyrrhenian Sea. It is a commercial and tourist center.

Bastia

(ˈbɑːstjə)
n
(Placename) a port in NE Corsica: the main commercial and industrial town of the island: capital of Haute-Corse department. Pop: 43 315 (2007)
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Well, then, if, like us, your excellency lived at Leghorn, you would hear, from time to time, that a little merchant vessel, or an English yacht that was expected at Bastia, at Porto-Ferrajo, or at Civita Vecchia, has not arrived; no one knows what has become of it, but, doubtless, it has struck on a rock and foundered.
Offered to start for Bastia by mail-boat in the morning.
The day after we had drunk together to drown our quarrels, I left home because I had business at Bastia.
BASTIA v BORDEAUX 6pm BASTIA moved out of the bottom three in Ligue 1 last weekend courtesy of an insipid 0-0 draw at Nantes and they can maintain their push to safety by beating Bordeaux.
Contract notice: Supply of reagents for bastia south wastewater treatment plant north of bastia and lifting station for public sanitation systems and the lancone processing plant.
After coaching for a short period at his hometown club, US Boulogne, he became the assistant to Frederic Hantz at Bastia and inspired them to back-toback promotions from the low-profile third tier to the heights of Ligue 1.
L'international algerien Brahim Chenihi a ete propose par son entraineur au MC El Eulma, Jules Accorsi, a deux formations francaises : le SC Bastia (Ligue 1) et le GFC Ajaccio (Ligue 2).
BASTIA won the draw to host the French League Cup Final - but they'll lose the game.
PARIS St Germain blew a two-goal lead to lose 4-2 at struggling Bastia on Saturday.
PARIS SAINT-GERMAIN secured their first Ligue 1 win of the season with a straightforward 2-0 win against Bastia.
Paris: Paris Saint-Germain overcame the early loss of the injured Zlatan Ibrahimovic as they eased to a 2-0 victory against SC Bastia at the Parc des Princes on Saturday.
Claudio Ranieri's men picked up a much-needed 2-0 victory over Bastia last weekend, which kept the pressure on high-flying PSG at the top of the table.