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On the single biggest run of his life, Shaun White was golden — again. The 31-year-old American snowboarder delivered an incredible performance in the very last run of the event on Wednesday in South Korea — Tuesday night in primetime in the United States — to score a 97.75 and jump to the top of the leaderboard, clinching his third Olympic gold medal in the event.

Heading into his third and final run, White sat behind Japan’s Ayumu Hirano, who overtook White in the second round with an impressive run that earned him a 95.25. Knowing he needed an aggressive, strong run to surpass that number, White brought his best.

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