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Shaun White fell to his knees and started crying after winning gold at the Winter Olympics

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Shaun White won his third Olympic gold medal on Tuesday after a near-perfect final run in the men's halfpipe competition.
After his winning score came back from the judges, White fell to his knees in tears with joy and relief.
With the win, the United States continued its run of dominance in snowboarding at the 2018 Winter Games .
Shaun White completed his comeback on Tuesday night, winning Olympic gold in the men's snowboarding halfpipe for the third time in his career.
White had taken gold previously in 2006 and 2010, but fell short at the Sochi 2014 games...
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Shaun White wins gold medal in men's halfpipe with near-perfect run in dramatic finish

Shaun White wins gold medal in men's halfpipe with near-perfect run in dramatic finish

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Shaun White won the gold medal in the men's halfpipe in a dramatic finish on Wednesday in Pyeongchang.
White was passed by Japan's Ayumu Hirano for first place in the second run, and had to pass him on his third and final run.
White scored a 97.25 on his final run, winning gold four years after failing to come away with any medals in the Sochi Olympics in 2014.
Shaun White needed all 97.25 points of his third and final run in the men's halfpipe to win gold on Wednesday in Pyeongchang in the Winter Olympics .
Unlike Chloe Kim the night before , White was pushed in the men's final by Japan's...
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