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Cristiano Ronaldo scores twice to help Real Madrid retain Champions League title against Juventus

Cristiano Ronaldo scores twice to help Real Madrid retain Champions League title against Juventus

Cristiano Ronaldo showcased his enduring lethal scoring qualities to ensure Real Madrid became the first Champions League holder to retain its title, netting twice in beating Juventus 4-1 on Saturday.

In an exceptional career in which he keeps rewriting the record books, Ronaldo is the first player in the 25 seasons of the Champions League era to score in three finals.

His first strike was canceled out by Mario Mandzukic's exquisite 27th-minute hook shot but it was the only high point for Juventus on a night when the Italian champion was outclassed in its quest for a first European title in 21 years.

Casemiro restored the Spanish champion's lead in the 61st, Ronaldo...

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