AUSTRALIAN OPEN PRIZE MONEY

  • Australian Open organisers increase prize money October 2, 2012

    Melbourne: Australian Open organisers have increased prize money to a record 30 million Australian dollars ($31.1 million) for the first tennis major of 2013 in response to player concerns about compensation at Grand Slam tournaments. Tournament director Craig Tiley said the A$4 million ($4.15 million) increase, announced Tuesday, was the largest...