US Open 2010: Prize Money, Dates and Defending Champions

New York, USA: The 2010 US Open Tennis Tournament will be the 43rd US Open since the start of Open Era in 1968. It is the 4th and the last of the annual Grand Slam Tournament. Men’s Singles defending Champion Del Potro, 11th seeded Tsonga, World No. 1 Serena Williams and Former Champion Justine Henin will be the prominent players not playing in the tournament.

Basic Facts
Court: Outdoor Hard Courts
Start: August 30, 2010
End Day: Sept 12, 2010
Venue: USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center
Place: Flushing Meadows, Queens, New York City
Defending Champions

    Men’s Singles: Juan Martin del Potro
    Women’s Singles: Kim CLijsters
    Men’s Doubles: Lukas Dlouhy and Leander Paes [4]
    Women’s Doubles: Serena Williams and Venus Williams [4]
    Mixed Doubles: Carly Gullickson and Travis Parrott

Prize Money
Men’s Singles and Women’s Singles

    Winners: $1,700,000
    Runners-up: $850,000
    Semi-finalists: $400,000
    Quarter-finalists: $200,000
    Fourth round: $100,000
    Third round: $50,250
    Second round: $31,000
    First round: $19,000

Men’s and Women’s Doubles

    Winners: $420,000
    Runners-up: $210,000
    Semi-finalists: $105,000
    Quarter-finalists: $50,000
    Third round: $25,000
    Second round: $15,000
    First round: $10,000

Mixed Doubles

    Winners: $150,000
    Runners-up: $70,000
    Semi-finalists: $30,000
    Quarter-finalists: $15,000
    Second round: $10,00
    First round: $5,000

Top Seeds: See the Link

You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site.

Leave a Reply

Powered by WordPress | Find BlackBerry Phones for Sale Online. | Thanks to Top Bank CD Rates, Free MMORPG Games and Home Information Packs
  • Social Slider