Cricket Australia boss James Sutherland says he's happy to see Pakistan host a World XI in Lahore but there's no sign of a rethink on whether to resume tours.
Open water specialist Jarrod Poort has joined Thomas Fraser-Holmes after being banned for 12 months for failing to report his whereabouts for drug tests. Now butterfly star Maddie Groves waits her turn to face the music.
At 42 and well past his prime, Mundine would be an easy payday for WBO welterweight champion Horn. But it would cost some of his credibility on the international stage.
Adam Scott will join fellow Masters winner Sergio Garcia in headlining the field of the Australian PGA Championship on the Gold Coast in November.
The newly crowned world champion has no plans to find a coach heading towards the Commonwealth Games and the next Olympics.
Groves, a silver medallist, has been left in limbo as she waits to face a FINA panel after being issued with a breach for missing a trio of doping tests in a 12-month period.
The search is now on for a new opponent with Horn still to defend his WBO welterweight title in Brisbane later this year.
The clock is ticking for Pacquiao to commit to a sequel with WBO welterweight champion Horn, with a former title-holder one of the options should the fight be postponed until 2018.
Mercer, 47, died on the Gold Coast on Monday morning after reportedly having a medical episode behind the wheel.
Australian boxing identities have loved the lead-up to Conor McGregor's historic fight with Floyd Mayweather. They just don't give him a snowflake's chance in hell of winning.