Who will win the Australian Open 2020

Australian Open 2020 prize money: that's how much Nadal & Co. earn

The next edition of the Australian Open will take place from January 20 to February 2, 2020. Also this year the prize money for Rafael Nadal and Co. has risen sharply. In 2020, 71 million Australian dollars will be distributed. tennis MAGAZINE lists how much prize money the professionals in Melbourne receive from round to round.

Australian Open 2020: The German players in Melbourne

The Australian Open let it crash at the beginning of the new decade. Record prize money of 71 million Australian dollars (approx. 44.36 million euros) will be distributed at the Grand Slam tournament in Melbourne. That means an increase of 13.6 percent compared to the previous year. The main field starters at the Australian Open will receive 15,000 Australian dollars more than in the previous year - an increase in the prize money by 20 percent. The biggest percentage increase in prize money is when you reach the second round: 21.9 percent more than in the previous year. If you win a match in Melbourne, you already receive 128,000 Australian dollars.

PRIZE MONEY AUSTRALIAN OPEN 2020: THE LAPS AT A GLANCE

In 2001, the Australian Open received prize money of 13.9 million Australian dollars. Almost 20 years later it is 412 percent more. The prize money increased by 57.1 million Australian dollars. Since Craig Tiley became tournament director of the Australian Open in 2007, the prize pool has increased 255 percent. “We firmly believe in increasing the prize money at all levels of the game. We continue to work to create viable career paths in sports and enable more players to make more money, ”said Tiley.

Singles men & women2020 (in AUS dollars)      2019
1 round      90.000 $      75.000 $
2nd round    128.000 $      105.000 $
3rd round     180.000 $     155.000 $
Round of 16   300.000 $    260.000 $
Quarter finals   525.000 $    460.000 $
Semifinals   1.040.000 $   920.000 $
final2.065.000 $2.050.000 $
victory4.120.000 $4.100.000 $

 

Doubles men & women       2020
1 round       25.000 $
2nd round       38.000 $
Round of 16       62.000 $
Quarter finals       110.000 $
Semifinals    200.000 $
final    380.000 $
victory   760.000 $