Updated at 10:15 p.m. ET Shaun White pulled off a gold-medal comeback in the halfpipe, and Japan's Ayumu Hirano won silver on the strength of a phenomenal second run. CORRECTION: An early version of this story reported that White had won silver — that was reported after the second run had completed. On his third run, White won gold. White missed out on a medal back in 2014, when he was hurt at the Sochi Games. He's now the only snowboarder ever to win three gold medals at the Olympics. And he did it by winning the 100th gold medal for the U.S. Held one day after American Chloe Kim dominated the women's halfpipe, the men's final was a contest between White, Hirano, and Australia's Scotty James — who came out strong on his first run, scoring a 92....
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Shaun White Wins Gold In Halfpipe At The Winter Olympics