Phil Lutton

Phil Lutton

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

Heat can still win Big Bash League: Ben Cutting

Phil Lutton Be afraid, says Ben Cutting. Perhaps not very afraid but highly concerned, at least, if the Brisbane Heat can force their way into the finals of the Big Bash League.

Cricket

Ashes First Test report card

Mitchell Johnson.

Phil Lutton Phil Lutton runs the rule over both sides to come up with his first Test report card from The Gabba.

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Cricket

Australia turns to veterans to plug the experience gap for Ashes

Chris Rogers

Phil Lutton Australian selectors have turned to veterans to lead the charge for the Ashes, putting their faith in batsman Chris Rogers and wicketkeeper Brad Haddin as they revealed the 16-man squad to tour...

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Livid CA chief puts team on notice after latest lapse

James Sutherland

Phil Lutton The gravity of the word - ''despicable'' - said it all. Cricket Australia has had enough of David Warner's antics and defective team environment that saw him intoxicated and brawling in a Birmingham...

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Cricket

'Despicable', says cricket chief as he puts Warner and team on notice

Australian cricketer David Warner.

Phil Lutton Cricket Australia has had enough of David Warner's antics and a defective team environment.

Second Ashes Test: Player ratings

Kevin Pietersen

Phil Lutton Anyone up for shuffling some deck chairs on the Titanic? Phil Lutton wonders where to next as he gives out his player ratings for the second Ashes Test in Adelaide.

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Cutting it fine: bowler faces fitness test

Phil Lutton Queensland fast bowler Ben Cutting will have an all-or-nothing tilt at selection for the Sheffield Shield final this morning when he undergoes a fitness test at the Gabba.

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McDermott a wild card for Bulls

Queensland Bulls quick Alister McDermott.

Phil Lutton Tasmania head into the Sheffield Shield final with the find of the season in Jackson Bird, but Bulls captain James Hopes believes he has a wild card of his own in young quick Alister McDermott.