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Fourteen-year-old Momiji Nishiya claimed her first X Games gold medal as a youth movement swept the women’s street skateboarding podium in California on Sunday.

Nishiya, skateboarding’s first female Olympic champion, improved on her silver-medal finish at the 2019 X Games in Minneapolis, with 12-year-old Australian Chloe Covell winning silver and 15-year-old Yumeka Oda securing bronze.

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