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More MVP awards? Why not, says Fajardo but main goal is more PBA titles
July 16, 2021
San Miguel star June Mar Fajardo. Photograph by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.web
MANILA, Philippines—June Mar Fajardo already holds a resume price of envy, profitable eight titles and a league-most six MVPs.
And he needs extra–not MVP awards, however championships.
“I’m not contented with what I’ve. My important objective is to win extra championships however I do know it’s simpler stated than accomplished as a result of different groups are additionally getting higher,” stated Fajardo in an interview with SportsIQ.
But when the San Miguel celebrity has an opportunity to haul extra MVP trophies, he’s not going to hesitate to go for it.
“To win one other MVP trophy? Why not? My depend was reset so I’m again to zero, so what I would like is to win one other six straight,” stated Fajardo with amusing. “Simply kidding.”
Whereas the 6-foot-10 heart remains to be the reigning MVP regardless of the shortened 2020 season–which solely had the Philippine Cup–Fajardo sees that lull in his profession as a stoppage to his streak.
Stanley Pringle’s Greatest Participant of the Convention award was the very best particular person accolade of 2020 with the league not awarding an MVP. Fajardo sat out the season resulting from a fractured proper tibia.
He received his first in 2015 when he led the Beermen to that 12 months’s Philippine and Governors’ Cup titles and that started an period that virtually noticed him already holding the trophy all 12 months spherical.
Fajardo’s six MVPs are probably the most within the league and his eight Greatest Participant of the Convention awards can also be a league file, blowing away the mark of 5 coronations that Jayson Castro and Danny Ildefonso maintain.
Throughout Fajardo’s stellar run, San Miguel additionally received 5 straight All-Filipino Cup titles in a primary for the league.
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