San Miguel Beer star center June Mar Fajardo is not letting Meralco’s physicality get under his skin as he expects to endure the same for the duration of the PBA Philippine Cup semifinals.
Fajardo has been one of the main reasons why the Beermen are up, 2-1, in the best-of-seven series. But the six-time Most Valuable Player has bore the brunt of the Bolts’ defense in the first three games.
“I’ve been preparing my body for the physicality,” Fajardo said in Filipino after most of his 21 points came from 16 attempts from the foul line last Sunday when San Miguel beat Meralco, 96-91, at Smart Araneta Coliseum.
“[Meralco’s physicality is] expected and I have to keep my focus on t…