Twitter reacts to Chloe Kim's remarkable gold-medal performance

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PYEONGCHANG-GUN, SOUTH KOREA - FEBRUARY 13: Gold medalist Chloe Kim of the United States celebrates winning the Snowboard Ladies' Halfpipe Final on day four of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at Phoenix Snow Park on February 13, 2018 in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea.
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Thanks to one of the best showings in Olympic history, complemented by timely tweets mid-runs, American snowboarder and fan favorite Chloe Kim is a gold medalist.

Immediately after she posted a 98.25 score on her final run, Twitter reacted accordingly, praising the talented 17-year-old superstar, whose performance included back-to-back 1080s.

Winning silver was China's Jiayu Liu with a final score of 89.75, followed by American Arielle Gold (85.75), who took home her first ever Olympic medal. Fellow American and three-time medalist Kelly Clark finished in fourth just shy of the podium with a score of 83.50.