There’s a significant increase in the prize money for this year’s French Open compared to last year. In 2009, the total cash prize money was €16,150,460 with the singles champions getting €1.06 million each.
In 2010, the total prize money for next week’s Roland Garros reached €16,807,400 with the singles champions getting €1.12 million each.
Tomas Berdych reacts after winning his quarter-final match against Mikhail Youzhny
on day ten of the French Open at Roland Garros on June 1, 2010 in Paris, France.