Portugal superstar Cristiano Ronaldo bagged a hat-trick as Real Madrid defeated Atletico Madrid 3-0 inside the Vicente Calderon in the Spanish LaLiga on Saturday night.
The hat-trick is Ronaldo’s 39th for Real Madrid and he has now scored eight league goals this season.
Ronaldo put Madrid in front in the 23rd minute from a deflected free-kick.
In the 81st minute, Ronaldo made it 2-0 to Madrid from the penalty spot after he was fouled inside the 18-yard box.
And in the 77th minute, Ronaldo completed his hat-trick to secure the emphatic win for Madrid.
The win maintains Madrid’s lead in the league table on 30 points and they remain unbeaten.
Atletico are fifth on the log on 21 points.