- Conor McGregor and Machine Gun Kelly created scenes during the MTV VMAs at the Barclays Centre
- Trouble started when the UFC fighter went close to the American rapper in his bid to take a picture during red carpet activities
- Machine Gun Kelly reportedly pushed the fighter away, with Conor retaliating by throwing his drink on the entertainer and his girlfriend
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It took efforts from security guards to separate Machine Gun Kelly and Conor McGregor after things got intense between the pair on the red carpet at the MTV VMAs.
SPORTbible are reporting via TMZ that the row sparked off after the Irishman attempted to take a photo with the 'My Bloody Valentine' singer outside Barclays Center.
It was gathered that Machine Gun Kelly denied the request and pushed the UFC star away and things got escalated after the fighter fell backwards.
He staggered and then spilled some of his drink as his walking can dropped to the floor. Conor then threw the remaining contents in his class on Kelly and his girlfriend Megan Fox.
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The furious McGregor then approached with his fists and as he got close, MGK said something that saw security men push Conor away.
A source at the scene told Page Six via Geo Tv:
"They scuffled then it settled down and Conor went for him again."
A second witness told the news site:
"[McGregor] was ready to throw fists. Security was having trouble holding him back."]
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