Phil Lutton

Phil Lutton

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

Golf

Adam Scott enjoys a green and gold year

Phil Lutton It had been so long, the jacket so close to being slipped on Australian shoulders, that the rest of the golfing world seemed to annually share the sense of longing (then anguish).

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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Adam Scott humbled by response to US Masters win

Adam Scott.

Phil Lutton For Adam Scott, the true significance of his US Masters breakthrough is only now starting to become apparent, writes Phil Lutton.

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Golf

Shark bites something foul

Greg Norman

Phil Lutton Stuart Appleby knows the feeling all too well. It arrives with a rumble about three or four in the morning, turns into a raging typhoon by the time you are due on the tee and prompts the inevitable...

Golf

Shark attacked: Norman's upset stomach puts bite on hopes

Stuart Appleby

Phil Lutton STUART APPLEBY knows the feeling all too well. It arrives with a rumble about three or four in the morning, turns into a raging typhoon by the time you are due on the tee and prompts the inevitable...

Popovic bucks odds to deliver

Daniel Popovic kisses the trophy after his win in the Australian PGA.

Phil Lutton There wasn't so much as an inkling that this would happen. Not even the wildest suspicion.

Golf

Popovic: the gift that just keeps giving

Phil Lutton, Coolum There wasn't so much as an inkling that this would happen. Not even the wildest suspicion.

Golf

From pizza maker to PGA champ, Popovic caps his unbelievable rise

Daniel Popovic of Australia kisses the trophy after the final round of the Australian PGA golf tournament at the par-72 Palmer Coolum Resort course on December 16, 2012. Popovic won the Australian PGA after leading the tournament from start to finish, with a final round three-under-par 69 to finish on 16-under, four shots clear.        AFP PHOTO / Patrick HAMILTON
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Phil Lutton THERE wasn't so much as an inkling that this would happen. The closest thing to a premonition of Daniel Popovic's extraordinary week at the Australian PGA Championship was that he was clubbing his...

Great Scott: Adam to headline Australian PGA field

Adam Scott's historic final putt (Thumbnail)

Phil Lutton Australian PGA Championship organisers have completed a major coup, with US Masters champion Adam Scott confirming he will play in his home-town tournament on the Gold Coast in November.

Clarke confirms Coolum return

British Open champion Darren Clarke.

Phil Lutton Former British Open champion and Darren Clarke has confirmed he will tee off in the Australian PGA Championship at Coolum in December.