Phil Lutton

Phil Lutton

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

Allegations against players leave sports in a quandary

Phil Lutton Everybody loses when footballers are accused of behaving badly. It's a seasonal staple that has cropped up again this week with Ben Te'o facing allegations of assaulting a woman in a Brisbane home.

No Gallop ill will, say Storm stars

Phil Lutton Melbourne Storm captain Cameron Smith says he won't be cheering David Gallop out of the game despite the departing chief executive's role in stripping his club of two premierships.

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New name but no pokie dependence for Bombers

Brisbane Bombers

Phil Lutton The "Brisbane Bombers" won't rely on poker machine cash to fund its operations should it be given the go-ahead to join an expanded NRL, the head of the bid for a new rugby league team says.

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NRL's bid from bush ready to be heard in the city

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Phil Lutton With high-profile rivals devouring headlines, the Central Queensland bid team is set to make some noise.

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Searle's debt could drag Titans under

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Chris Barrett, Phil Lutton TITANS boss Michael Searle stands to be liable as a result of the club's financial woes after it emerged he personally guaranteed the bank loan at the centre of the debt that threatens to bring the...