|Heavyweight MMA fighter Toney Lopez|
Tony Lopez has stayed busy in 2011, fighting 9 times to go 6-3 for the year. It should also be noted that in addition to his KOTC titles, Tony Lopez is also the current Gladiator Challenge Heavyweight Champion.
Despite the loss, Shamil Abdurahimov remains a rising prospect in the heavyweight division. He is undefeated in ProFC competition, and his win column includes victories against Rameau Thierry Sokoudjou, and Jeff Monson. In 2010, Abdurahimov won the Abu Dhabi Fighting Championship's Openweight Grand Prix.