Chloe Kim cruises to gold in Winter Olympics snowboard halfpipe – video

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the Guardian—For UK viewers only American teenager Chloe Kim shrugged off the weight of expectation to soar to Olympic gold in the snowboard halfpipe. Kim dominated the final, earning a score of 93.75 in her opening run, before topping it with a near-perfect mark of 98.75 on her third and final attempt. Liu Jiayu won the silver to become the first Chinese snowboarder to win an Olympic medal, while Arielle Gold of the US took the bronze Continue reading...

Winter Olympics 2018 Medal Count: USA's Chloe Kim's gold medal begins new era in halfpipe snowboarding (VIDEO). The 2018 Winter Olympics are being held in PyeongChang, South Korea, from February 9, 2018 (2/9/18) to February 25, 2018 (2/25/18). Sports include figure skating, alpine skiing, bobsledding, curling and ice hockey. GOLD for Chloe Kim! The 17-year-old has done it for Team USA in the women's snowboard halfpipe! #BestOfUS #WinterOlympics https://t.co/D65Nuoyydu pic.twitter.com/PtMvQ45SLh -- NBC Olympics (@NBCOlympics) February 13, 2018 This was a moment four years...