Phil Lutton

Phil Lutton

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

Cricket

Aussie batsman David Warner masters cricket's mind games

Phil Lutton David Warner believes series of sessions with sports psychologist has him primed to fire in Ashes opener.

David Warner in right state of mind for Australia as psychology sessions pay off

BRISBANE, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 12:  David Warner speaks to media during the Australia Test Squad Announcement at the National Cricket Centre on November 12, 2013 in Brisbane, Australia.  (Photo by Chris Hyde/Getty Images)

Phil Lutton Refreshed and reinvented, Australian opener David Warner believes a pivotal series of sessions with a sports psychologist has him primed to fire in next week's Ashes opener in Brisbane.

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Cricket

Analyse This: Warner credits psychologist with batting turnaround

David Warner

Phil Lutton Refreshed and reinvented, Australian opener David Warner believes a pivotal series of sessions with a sports psychologist has him primed to fire in next week's Ashes opener in Brisbane.

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Golf

'I'd love to be number one': Victorious Scott shifts focus to Australian Masters

Adam Scott

Phil Lutton Adam Scott must feel like everything he touches turns to gold at the moment, or Augusta green as the case may be.

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Golf

Victorian Jack Wilson shows talent at Australian PGA Championship

Jack Wilson of Australia lines up his putt.

Phil Lutton Officials were like kids at Christmas when the pairing of Scott and Fowler became set in stone.

Golf

Adam Scott wins Australian PGA Championship

Adam Scott holds the Kirkwood Cup

Phil Lutton Adam Scott wins the Australian PGA Championship after a late masterclass on the Gold Coast.

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Golf

Adam Scott overcomes slow start to retain PGA lead

Adam Scott

Phil Lutton US Masters champion Adam Scott has one hand on the Joe Kirkwood Cup.

Golf

Scott unfazed by caddie

Adam Scott

Phil Lutton Adam Scott has hinted that he will continue his fruitful partnership with caddie Steve Williams.

Scott digs in as challengers arrive in Australian PGA

Adam Scott.

Phil Lutton Adam Scott has dictated terms at the Australian PGA Championships but the pressure is on the US Masters champion in the third round at Royal Pines.

Golf

Adam Scott's caddy Steve Williams to go part-time

Adam Scott of Australia and caddy Steve Williams.

Phil Lutton, Matt Richens Adam Scott faces a challenging decision about who will be on his bag beyond next year.

Golf

Rickie Fowler fails to challenge Adam Scott on the second day of the Gold Coast golf tournament

Rickie Fowler

Phil Lutton Rickie Fowler knew he had to make a statement as soon as he stepped out in the afternoon.

Caddie Williams has plans to chart a new course

Steve Williams

Phil Lutton, Matt Richens Adam Scott faces a challenging decision about who will be on his bag beyond next year, with celebrated caddie Steve Williams saying he intends to go part-time at the end of 2014.

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Adam Scott in control at Australian PGA Championship at Royal Pines

Adam Scott

Phil Lutton Adam Scott retains the lead at the Australian PGA Championship on the Gold Coast, with nobody making inroads on his two-shot lead as the breeze whips up at Royal Pines.

Golf

Adam Scott comes out firing

Adam Scott

Phil Lutton Adam Scott has raced to the outright lead of the Australian PGA Championship at Royal Pines.

Golf

Adam Scott circles as Rickie Fowler cards 63 in Australian PGA Championship

Adam Scott

Phil Lutton Adam Scott looms as a huge danger behind American Rickie Fowler at the Australian PGA Championship.

Golf

Jason Norris revives golf fortunes after bad luck run

Jason Norris

Phil Lutton Jason Norris' love-hate relationship with playing in Queensland extend beyond the course.

Rickie Fowler dominates Australian PGA

Rickie Fowler

Phil Lutton Rickie Fowler, the cordial young Californian, gets asked about his dirt bikes and outfits and hat collections so often it's all too easy to forget he brings a set of golf clubs when he travels.

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Golf

Rickie Fowler leads the Australian PGA Championships

Phil Lutton American Rickie Fowler has carved up the Royal Pines front nine to take the clubhouse lead at the Australian PGA Championship on the Gold Coast.

Golf

Scott's on a mission for grand slam

Gold Coast Mayor Tom Tate presents Adam Scott of Australia the Key to the City

Phil Lutton Adam Scott wants to add the only Australian major missing from his collection.

Golf

Scott plans big Australian summer as launching pad for majors assault

Ready: Adam Scott wearing his US Masters blazer.

Phil Lutton First Royal Pines, then the world. Adam Scott wants to add the only Australian major missing from his collection before launching an audacious bid to join a group of legends in winning golf's grand...