Standhardinger, June Mar Fajardo top picks in PBA All-Star Draft

San Miguel’s June Mar Fajardo and Ginebra’s Christian Standhardinger fight for the ball during the PBA Commissioner’s Cup semifinals. MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net MANILA, Philippines–Japeth Aguilar selected Christian Standhardinger with the first overall pick before Mark Barroca went with June Mar Fajardo in the PBA All-Star Draft held Monday night at TV5 Media Center in Mandaluyong City.…

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June Mar on prowl for yet another MVP trophy

San Miguel Beermen’s June Mar Fajardo. –MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net A conference to remember is obviously not enough for CJ Perez to be considered a cinch for the biggest individual award left to be won at this point of the Philippine Basketball Association’s (PBA) 48th season. That’s because his San Miguel Beer teammate June Mar Fajardo is…

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June Mar Fajardo to play through sore calf in Game 6

San Miguel Beer center June Mar Fajardo during Game 5 of the PBA Commissioner’s Cup Finals against Magnolia. –MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net MANILA, Philippines—San Miguel Beer star June Mar Fajardo has no plans to miss Game 6 of the PBA Commissioner’s Cup Finals on Wednesday despite nursing a sore left calf. Fajardo sustained the injury in the…

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June Mar Fajardo plays true to form in San Miguel rout

San Miguel Beer center June Mar Fajardo imposes his will in the pain against Magnolia in Game 2 of the PBA Commissioner’s Cup Finals.–MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net MANILA, Philippines—If Game 2 of the PBA Commissioner’s Cup Finals proved anything, it’s that there’s a reason why June Mar Fajardo is a seven-time MVP, according to coach Jorge Gallent.…

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June Mar Fajardo says he still feels nervous in PBA Finals

June Mar Fajardo and the San Miguel Beermen in the PBA Finals Game 1. –MARLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net MANILA, Philippines—Despite the championship experience and accolades, June Mar Fajardo admitted he still feels nervous stepping on the PBA’s grandest stage. Even as a nine-time PBA champion reaching the Finals 12 times, Fajardo admitted that being in the Finals—the…

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June Mar Fajardo returns, forms a lethal tandem with Boatwright

San Miguel Beermen’s June Mar Fajardo and Bennie Boatwright. –MRLO CUETO/INQUIRER.net   June Mar Fajardo described import Bennie Boatwright as someone who can make his job easier as his return Friday gave a glimpse of how their combination could spell the difference in San Miguel Beer’s bid to win the PBA Commissioner’s Cup crown. “I…

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Conor McGregor says he’s fighting Michael Chandler next in Las Vegas on June 29 | WWE News

Conor McGregor hasn’t competed since breaking his leg in July 2021 during his second consecutive loss to Dustin Poirier; the 35-year-old announced in a tweet that he is to face Michael Chandler at 185lbs – a weight class that neither have previously fought at

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PBA: NorthPort pounces on June Mar Fajardo-less San Miguel

NorthPort Batang Pier’s Arvin Tolentino against San Miguel Beermen. –PBA IMAGES MANILA, Philippines–Even without its do-it-all import, NorthPort on Friday turned in a gutsy stand to dismantle San Miguel Beer, 115-101, in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup at PhilSports Arena in Pasig City. Arvin Tolentino scored 28 points, Jushua Munzon 16, while rookie Cade Flores 15,…

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PBA: June Mar Fajardo out 4-6 weeks with fractured hand

June Mar Fajardo in action in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup. -PBA IMAGES San Miguel Beer star June Mar Fajardo will be sidelined for four to six weeks after fracturing his left hand in Wednesday’s victory over Rain or Shine in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup. Team manager Gee Abanilla confirmed that Fajardo was diagnosed with a…

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PBA: June Mar Fajardo shrugs off major hand injury concerns

June Mar Fajardo in action in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup. -PBA IMAGES MANILA, Philippines–June Mar Fajardo believes he’ll have enough to recover from a hand injury he suffered during San Miguel Beer’s escape act over Rain or Shine in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup on Wednesday. Fajardo had to be treated after hurting his left hand…

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