Ronaldinho brace earns Atletico 2-2 draw
Belo Horizonte: Ronaldinho struck either side of half-time to earn Atletico Mineiro a 2-2 draw against reigning champions Fluminense in the Brazilian football league.
Wagner put the visitors ahead in the 13th minute by bundling in from close range before Ronaldinho equalised with a free-kick that rebounded in off the bar Wednesday, reports Xinhua.
Rhayner restored Fluminense`s lead in the 71st minute after a swift counterattack before Ronaldinho scored again from a set piece seven minutes from time.
The result leaves Atletico 13th in the standings while Fluminense dropped to 16th.
In other matches Wednesday, Flamengo beat Vitoria 2-1, Atletico Paranaense overcame Santos 2-1, Portuguesa defeated Ponte Preta 2-1, Cruzeiro beat Bahia 3-1 while Internacional eclipsed Corinthians 1-0.