La Liga: Luis Suarez hat-trick seals second straight title for Barcelona

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    • Barcelona wins 24th La Liga crown
    • Beats Granada 3-0 to seal title
    • Luis Suarez hat-trick in win
    • Cristiano Ronaldo brace for Real

    (CNN)Luis Suarez set the seal on the La Liga season with a hat-trick as Barcelona retained the title Saturday with a 3-0 win at Granada.

    With Cristiano Ronaldo striking twice against Deportivo La Coruna in the first half for arch-rival Real Madrid, the Uruguayan steadied Catalan nerves with two sharp finishes to match him.
      His hat-trick, taking his tally to a league-leading 40 and 59 overall, came in the closing moments of a feisty encounter at Estadio Nuevo Los Carmenes.