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BC-SBD--Men's Halfpipe-N, 0751

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PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) - Ayumu Hirano already has an Olympic silver medal back home in Japan. The budding snowboarding superstar didn't plan on leaving Phoenix Snow Park with another one.
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