American Shaun White claims his third Olympic gold
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
PYEONGCHANG, Feb. 14 (Xinhua) -- American snowboarding legend Shaun White claimed his third Olympic gold by winning the men's halfpipe of 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games at Phoenix Snow Park here on Wednesday.
White earned 97.75 points in his last run of three to win the 100th Winter Olympic gold medal for the United States, beating Ayumu Hirano of Japan to the second place with 95.25.
White said: "I knew I did a great ride and I was proud of that and I could walk away with my head high, b ...