Shaun White Wins Gold in The Mens Halfpipe

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Shaun White Wins Gold in The Mens Halfpipe
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American snowboarder Shaun White wins his second gold medal in the men's halfpipe event.

White aka the flying tomato, secured victory by doing the impressive double McTwist 1260, which encompasses two and half revolutions, on his second run, scoring a 48.4. 

White scored an impressive 46.8 on his first run, which was enough to establish himself as the gold medal winner.

With White winning the gold, Finland's Peetu Piroinen won the silver medal with a score of 45.0, and American's Scott Lago won bronze with a score of 42.8.

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