Winter Games 2018: Shaun White wins bullion in men’s halfpipe

Shaun White displayed an epic final run to explain his third bullion award in Olympic men’s halfpipe and posted a measure of 97.75 for the 100th altogether bullion by the United States in the Winter Games. He edged out Japan’s Ayumu Hirano whose 95.25 measure was the one to beat. He took home silver.

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White is the first American male to win bullion at 3 apart Winter Olympics.

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Silver medalist Ayumu Hirano of Japan, bullion medalist Shaun White of the United States and bronze medalist Scotty James of Australia poise during the feat rite for the Snowboard Men’s Halfpipe Final on day 5 of the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics at Phoenix Snow Park on Wed., Feb. 14, 2018, in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea.

Meanwhile, American alpine skiing star Mikaela Shiffrin was looking for her first bullion award in the women’s slalom. She won 4 years ago in Sochi. However, winds caused a check in that foe which you can watch in primetime Thursday.

As Day 5 of the Winter Olympics primetime events occur, you can check out the beam on how to watch the competitions on TV or online by clicking here.

Follow along with the Olympic updates as they occur next (all times Eastern):

12:23 a.m.: Chinese span skaters lead after brief program

Chinese span skaters Sui Wenjing and Han Cong were in the lead after the brief program, heading Russian skaters Evgenia Tarasova and Vladimir Morozov by reduction than a point. Sui and Han scored a season-best 82.39 points, while Tarasova and Morozov scored 81.68 points. 

Meagan Duhamel and Eric Radford of Canada were in third place with 76.82 points

10:20 p.m.: Athletes, USA Baseball, honour Shaun White

10:03 p.m.: Sean White earns bullion award with thespian final run; 100th bullion award for Team USA of all time

White, age 31, scored a 97.75 in his third run in the men’s snowboarding halfpipe competition. His final run enclosed back-to-back 1440s and back-to-back 1260s.

This will be his third bullion award and Team USA’s 100th bullion award of all time in the Winter Olympics.

10:02 p.m.: Shaun White runs considerable third run

White could be in bullion domain tentative final score.

9:55 p.m.: Final run in men’s snowboarding halfpipe

Japan’s Ayumu Hirano at top in the standings going into the third and final run.

9:46 p.m.: Women’s slalom deferred to Thursday night

Winds have stirred officials to postpone women’s slalom to Thursday (Friday in South Korea).

9:45 p.m.: USA’s men’s curling defeats Korea

Team USA beats Korea 11-7.

9:32 p.m.: White falls out of bullion award position in 2nd run

Run 2 measure was 55 after he took a brief in the halfpipe.

9:27 p.m.: New personality in the men’s halfpipe 2nd run

Japan’s Ayumu Hirano scored 95.25 in his second run in the halfpipe, circumference out White.

8:55 p.m.: Shaun White at top of leaderboard in first run

White scores a 94.25 for his first run during the men’s snowboarding halfpipe.

8:54 p.m.: Medal count so far

Here are standings Tuesday night pleasantness of CBS Sports.

Norway leads with a sum of 11 medals, while Canada and Netherlands tied with 10.

USA has 3 bullion medals while Germany leads with five.


A demeanour at the award count as of 8:54 p.m. ET on Tue., Feb. 13, 2018.

8:37 p.m.: Men’s snowboarding halfpipe finals underway

Will Shaun White find gold? Team USA writes #GoGetEmBoys

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