Patrick Chêne and Avignon-Le Pontet is, above all, “a story of encounter,” as the protagonist likes to say. The former sports journalist was the first honorary president of 2017 before becoming co-chairman of the Vaucluse goal. “Given my background in basketball, I was asked if I would like to lend a little helping hand. I agreed then. Gilles Martin (former co-chairman, together with Jean-Yves Capo, Editor’s note)” worked for the daily newspapers Le Progrès and L’Équipe for ten years recalls the man who covered the latest basketball news, including “all the epics” from Limoges, Orthez, “for six, seven years” before commenting on the discipline at Antenne 2 (today France 2). I’ll take Patrick Ch.