A record $71 million Australian Open purse and the introduction of the new $22 million ATP Cup teams’ event to kick off the new year has sent the total summer prize money rocketing to $97.94

Following his first-round win over Marco Cecchinato, Alexander Zverev pledged to donate “every single cent” of his prize money if he went on to lift the Australian Open trophy. On Wednesday, now two victories away from capturing his first Grand Slam title, the German reiterated the post-match statement of 21 January. Jan 25, 2019 · The world's No. 1 and No. 2 men's tennis players, Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal, will compete for the 2019 Australian Open title on Sunday. The championship match is set for 7:30 p.m. local time The Open Sud de France takes place in February after the Australian Open and is played on indoor hard courts. Previously known as the Grand Prix de Tennis de Lyon, the tournament used to take place in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region until 2009. Australian Open Prize Money 2020 Facts. First round qualifiers will earn $20k which is up 33.3% on 2019; The total Australian Open prize purse for 2020 is $71 million, up 13.6 percent on 2019; First-round main draw singles take home $90k, up 20% on 2019. Prize money has more than doubled (183.9% increase) from $25 million in 2011 The total prize money for the 2020 Australian Open is $71 million, up 13.6 per cent on last year. For the Men’s and Women’s Singles, the prize money is: Winner - $4,120,000 Dec 23, 2019 · MELBOURNE, Australia -- The Australian Open says prize money for the first Grand Slam tennis tournament of next year will be increased by 13.6% to 71 million Australian dollars or $49.1 million US Jan 31, 2020 · The seventh-seeded Zverev had pledged to donate all his prize money to the fundraising campaign if he won the Australian Open title this year. The singles champions get 4 million Australian

Dec 24, 2019 · The prize money for the Australian Open increases to $71 million, up $31 million in five years, with every player except the singles finalists set to pocket a double-digit percentage increase.

The Australian Open has had equal prize money for the men's and women's tournaments since 2001. Since then, the French Open (2006) and Wimbledon (2007) have also made their payouts equal between The 2020 Australian Open was a Grand Slam tennis tournament that took place at Melbourne Park, from 20 January to 2 February 2020.It was the 108th edition of the Australian Open, the 52nd in the Open Era, and the first Grand Slam of the year. Dec 31, 2018 · The Australian Open has increased prize money to an historic high of $62.5 million, up 14 percent on 2018.. Australian Open Tournament Director CEO Craig Tiley said the increase was just one way the organisers continued to invest in the playing group and create a sustainable career path for the next tier of players. The Australian Open is a tennis tournament held annually over the last fortnight of January in Melbourne, Australia.The tournament is the first of the four Grand Slam tennis events held each year excepting 1986, preceding the French Open, Wimbledon, and the US Open.

Jan 30, 2020 · The Australian Open is handing out a total of $71 million AUD ($48 million USD), a 14% increase from 2019 and a record high for the tournament. It's not just the champions who will take home

A record high pool of $71 million will be awarded to tennis players at the 2020 Australian Open, with the men's and women's winners each receiving $4,120,000 (Note: all figures are in Australian