Shaun White gets massive score, tops halfpipe qualifying

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Shaun White wins halfpipe gold with epic final run

Shaun White delivered the run of a lifetime to win gold in the men's halfpipe and the 100th Winter Olympic gold medal in United States history.

Shaun White grabs Snowboard Halfpipe Gold on his very last run | PyeongChang 2018

Shaun White of the USA was on a quest to win his third Olympic Gold at the Winter Games in PyeongChang. The judges at the Snowboard Halfpipe were looking for complex tricks, height above the 7m walls, and for riders to land high up on the wall to carry speed into their next trick - and Shaun White seemed to be the perfect man for this job. With a score of 97,75, the 31-year-old Shaun White was crowned Olympic Champion for the third time! Watch all Snowboard highlights from PyeongChang: Subscribe to the official Olympic channel here: Visit the Olympic Channel, where the Games never end:

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With a 98.50 on his second run, Shaun White posted the top score of the qualifying round for men's snowboard halfpipe. He'll be seeking his third Olympic gold medal in the final.

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