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Fajardo erupts for 41 points in San Miguel win over Kia

June Mar Fajardo scored 20 of his team-high 41 points in a critical fourth quarter rally, as San Miguel thwarted Kia's upset efforts to win 118-112 in the PBA Governors' Cup at Mall of Asia Arena on Saturday.

After a see-saw first half, Kia took control in the third, building a lead that went up to as many as 11.

"The Kraken" feasted on Kia on Saturday, posting 41 points to help Grand Slam-seeking San Miguel Beer clinch a playoff spot. PBA Media Bureau
But in the fourth, San Miguel unleashed "the Kraken," who almost singlehandedly lifted the Beermen in the comeback.

It was an efficient night for the reigning 3-time MVP, shooting 14 of 19 from the field and 13 of 16 from the free-throw line. He also finished with 17 rebounds to lead San Miguel, which raised its record to 6-3 and secured a playoff ticket.

Marcio Lassiter and Terrence Watson added 16 points each as all San Miguel starters scored in double figures.

Full Article: http://news.abs-cbn.com/sports/09/16/17/pba-fajardo-erupts-for-41-points-in-san-miguel-win-over-kia

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