Phil Lutton

Phil Lutton

Phil Lutton is the sports editor for brisbanetimes.com.au.

Anthony Griffin out to defy Storm and Brisbane doubters

Phil Lutton Anthony Griffin's 100th game as Brisbane Broncos coach could be one for the ages, writes Phil Lutton.

State of Origin winners and losers

Laurie Daley, Cooper Cronk, Jarryd Hayne

Phil Lutton Who fired and who floundered in this year's Origin series?

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League

Cooper Cronk says there's no risk in Origin return

Cooper Cronk passes during game one of the 2014 State of Origin series.

Phil Lutton Cooper Cronk concedes he has a number of hurdles to leap before Origin III but insists he's not taking any significant risks as he returns to the Queensland fold from a broken arm.

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State of Origin LIVE: Qld v NSW

Jarryd_hayne

Phil Lutton State of Origin LIVE: Qld v NSW

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Cameron Smith may buck Broncos' advances

Brisbane's hopes of luring Cameron Smith seem to be slipping away.

Phil Lutton The Broncos could miss out on the signature of Australian captain Cameron Smith as speculation mounts the Storm rake will elect to play out his career in Melbourne.

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League

Horse trading: News look to cut Broncos loose

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Brad Walter, Phil Lutton NEWS LTD may consider selling its majority stake in the Brisbane Broncos in a historic move as the media company continues its strategic exit from rugby league.

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The State of Origin crystal ball

James Maloney

Phil Lutton Laurie Daley can become a folk hero

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Beetson barb stings Folau into action

Phil Lutton The big winger, still stinging from his national selection snub for the Anzac Test, is back bigger and better than ever.

Tough talk backfired for big-mouth Blues

Brett Morris

Phil Lutton Queensland battering ram Petero Civoniceva is tipping NSW to once again tear themselves apart before game two in Brisbane.

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NRL

Bellamy 'heartbroken'

Phil Lutton Melbourne Storm coach Craig Bellamy has apologised for his side's astonishing salary cap rot, saying news of intricate fraud and the stripping of two premierships has come as a shock to himself and...