PBA: Perfect Beermen save dynasty by crushing TNT In sudden death

Paul Lintag on Apr 10, 2019 06:41 PM
PBA: Perfect Beermen save dynasty by crushing TNT
Behind the near-perfect shooting of its twin towers, San Miguel dominated right from the start and never gave the KaTropa a chance. (PBA)

San Miguel Beer’s All-Filipino dynasty will live on.

The Beermen delivered a masterful performance Wednesday, crushing rival TNT in sudden death Game 3 of their 2019 PBA Philippine Cup quarterfinals series at the Big Dome, 96-86.

Behind the near-perfect shooting of its twin towers, San Miguel dominated right from the start and never gave the KaTropa a chance.

Five-time MVP June Mar Fajardo shot 11 out of 11 from the field for 32 points while Christian Standhardinger went 8 for 9 for 17 points. The two no. 1 picks also combined for 23 rebounds in an absolutely overwhelming performance.

In winning this series 2-1, the defending four-time champion Beermen move on to the semifinals to take on no. 1 Phoenix in a best-of-7 showdown.

 

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