These are good times to be a British sports fan.
England's Kevin Pietersen attends a practice session at Trent Bridge in Nottingham, England on July 8, 2013. England are favourites as they bid for a third straight Test series win over-arch rivals Australia starting in Nottingham on Wednesday.
Last weekend saw the British and Irish Lions win their first series in 16 years when they defeated Australia in Sydney and Andy Murray become the first British winner of the Wimbledon Men's Singles title since Fred Perry in 1936.
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