Chatham’s Chad Laprise Added To UFC Vancouver Event
Chatham’s Chad Laprise is stepping back in the octagon on August 27th – on home soil.
UFC Canada made it official on Monday, announcing that Laprise, a winner of The Ultimate Fighter, will compete in a lightweight contest against Thibault Gouti of France.
Laprise (3-2) is coming off the first two losses of his MMA career after dropping a split decision to Ross Pearson in March and a TKO loss to Francisco Trinaldo in Saskatoon last August. Gouti is 0-2 in the UFC.
Laprise used social media to say he is “blessed to represent Canada in Vancouver…”