Â (CNN)Â MMA fighter Conor McGregor and rapper Machine Gun Kelly were seen trading words on the red carpet at the MTV VMAsÂ Sunday night.
Although reports claim there was an alteration, McGregor has denied that.READ MORE: Dragon Con 2021 Draws Thousands Of Fans To Atlanta
“Nothing happened with me, I only fight real fighters, people that actually fight, you know what I mean,” McGregor toldÂ Entertainment TonightÂ after the incident. “I certainly don’t fight little vanilla boy rappers. I don’t even know the guy. I don’t know anything about him, except that he’s with Megan Fox.”
CNN has contacted a representative for Kelly for comment.READ MORE: Meet The 11-Year-Old President Of The Pinellas Non-Profit, Trash Turles
McGregor was at the MTV VMAs to present an award to Justin Bieber. Kelly took the stage with Travis Barker to perform their hit, “Papercuts.”
McGregor’s representative alsoÂ disputedÂ reports that his client had asked Kelly for a photo prior to their encounter.MORE NEWS: CW69 Sports Interview: Shawn Elliott (Cont'd)
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