René Chocat

René Chocat (28 November 1920 – 18 July 2000) was a French basketball player. He was inducted into the French Basketball Hall of Fame, in 2012.

René Chocat
Personal information
Born(1920-11-28)28 November 1920
Santranges, France
Died18 July 2000(2000-07-18) (aged 79)
Montpellier, France
Listed height6 ft 1.25 in (1.86 m)
PositionSmall forward
Career history
0Avia Club
0UA Marseille
0Olympique de Marseille
0PTT Montpellier
Career highlights and awards

French national teamEdit

Chocat played the 1948 Summer Olympics, and at the 1952 Summer Olympics.[1]

At the London 1948 Summer Olympic Games, he was a part of the senior French national team that won the silver medal. Four years later, at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Olympic Games, he was a member of the French team, which finished in eighth place.


  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "René Chocat Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 14 June 2018.

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