PBA Finals San Miguel Beermen vs Ginebra Game 3


PBA Finals San Miguel Beermen vs Ginebra Game 3.The San Miguel Beermen surged ahead in the Oppo PBA Philippine Cup Finals after getting a strong performance from PBA MVP June Mar Fajardo to beat Barangay Ginebra San Miguel, 99-88, in Game 3 on Wednesday at the SMART-Araneta Coliseum.

Fajardo, who struggled for just 10 points and seven rebounds in a foul-plagued showing in Game 2, bounced back with 17 points and 18 rebounds in this one.

San Miguel guards Chris Ross and Alex Cabagnot also had solid shooting nights with Ross scoring 24 points on 58-percent shooting and Cabagnot chipping in with 20 points, including three three-pointers, to help the Beermen take a 2-1 lead in the best-of-seven title series.

SMB bucked another slow start, trailing by as many as 12 points in the first half, before figuring things out in the second half.