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Why Nicola Adams's first inspiration is her mum

11 October 2016 Last updated at 08:34 BST

Nicola Adams became the first female Olympic boxing champion in history at London 2012.

It was the first time that women's boxing was held at an Olympics.

She went on to defend her flyweight title at Rio 2016.

So it's fair to say she likes being first.

But what about her other firsts? Newsround's Ayshah finds out...