UFC champion Sean Strickland had an eventful Friday in Las Vegas.
He began the day by leaving Jake Paul bloodied after a sparring match. A couple of quick hours later, Strickland engaged in a separate altercation with musician Machine Gun Kelly.
Strickland attended the star-studded Energy Slap occasion at Durango On line casino & Resort. A video captured by Inside Combating, reveals Strickland confronting the Grammy-nominated artist and at one level describing him as a “weirdo.”
Strickland additionally appeared to insult Kelly’s clothes.
Strickland finally walked away however took a second to shout again at MGK saying, “I don’t know who the f— that man is. I’m simple to seek out, vampire man.” The altercation appeared to stay strictly verbal.
Strickland took to social media Friday night time and hinted that he had had some kind of trade with Kelly.
“I virtually hit a vampire tonight… lol!” Strickland wrote. “They mentioned his identify is machine gun kelly.. How do you’ve a dope a– identify and costume like a 13 goth south park character?!?”
UFC CEO Dana White was later requested concerning the altercation between Strickland and Kelly.
“You may’t carry Sean Strickland round every other human beings,” White mentioned following a notable (and laughter-inducing) pause. “You understand what I imply? It has nothing to do with Machine Gun Kelly. It’s about people.”
Strickland later went on a social media rant, finally taking intention at MGK’s fiancée and actress Megan Fox. Strickland questioned Fox’s resolution to be in a relationship with Kelly.
Strickland’s January bout at UFC 297 to defend his UFC middleweight title led to a cut up resolution defeat to Dricus du Plessis.