American snowboarder Shaun White celebrates after successful gold within the halfpipe. White was in second place going into his remaining run, however he got here up with a clutch efficiency to overhaul Japan’s Ayumu Hirano and reclaim the Olympic title. White gained gold in 2006 and 2010 however completed fourth in 2014.
White soars within the air throughout one in all his three halfpipe runs.
The North Korean figure-skating pair of Ryom Tae Ok and Kim Ju Sik carry out their brief program. They certified for Thursday’s free skate.
Switzerland’s Lara Stalder, left, and Sweden’s Annie Svedin battle for the puck throughout a preliminary-round hockey sport.
Medical employees attend to Japan’s Yuto Totsuka after he crashed in the course of the halfpipe remaining. He was taken to the hospital.
Alexa Scimeca Knierim and Chris Knierim carry out their brief program throughout pairs determine skating. They additionally certified for Thursday’s free skate.
Fans maintain a picture of snowboarder Shaun White in the course of the males’s halfpipe competitors.