Sakura Yosozumi and Kokona Hiraki walk the runway at X Games Women’s Park

Tokyo Olympics gold medalist Sakura Yosozumi of Japan placed second at the women’s skateboarding park on Saturday at the X Games, while compatriot and Tokyo runner-up Kokona Hiraki placed third.

Tokyo Olympic bronze medalist Sky Brown, who was born in Japan to a Japanese mother and competes for her British father’s homeland, was the winner. Yosozumi won the April Japan X Games competition in April in Chiba.

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