A consecutive increase of 10℅ has been recorded in the prize money which is displayed record of $46.3 million in the year 2016. Men’s and women’s singles winner will get $3.5 million each. This in turn will make US open highest paying tennis tournament in the world ahead of Wimbledon where 5% increase in 2016 saw it reach £28.1 million mark.
US Open Tennis Championship 2016 Prize Money
US Tennis Association also announced that by 2017 the total prize money pool of US open will reach massive $50 million which means other grand slams like Australian Open and French Open will be under pressure to increase their own prize money and now it looks like a wage race between the top 4 grand slams. USTA has also announced an increase in prize money for qualifying event where $1.9 million will be awarded to players eliminated from three qualifying rounds.
Below Given full breakdown of US Open Tennis Championship 2016 purse which will be awarded .
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