Chris Froome's desire to prove people wrong will fuel his bid to retain his Tour de France title.
England's women face their own Ashes clash against Australia in their World Hockey League semi-final on Saturday.
Sally Conway collected a bronze medal in the final 2013 International Judo Federation event in Korea.
A review of Thursday night's action in the National Basketball Association.
A review of Thursday night's action in the National Hockey League.
Christine Ohuruogu has been named Sunday Times and Sky Sports Sportswoman of the Year.
Danilo Di Luca has been given a lifetime ban from cycling after committing a third doping offence.
LaMarcus Aldridge's big day ensured the Portland Trail Blazers beat Oklahoma City 111-104.
Sean Couturier scored two of Philadelphia's four third-period goals as the Flyers rallied to beat the Detroit Red Wings 6-3.
Chris Froome has confirmed he will seek to win a second consecutive Tour de France title next year.