Novak Djokovic has come from two sets down against Stefanos Tsitsipas to claim his 19th major title. Who won the 2021 French Open?
He becomes the first man to win all four Grand Slams at least twice in the Open era, and is now just one Grand Slam behind Federer and Nadal. What is the French Open purse for 2021?
“Everything is possible. I’ve achieved some things that a lot of people thought it would be not possible for me to achieve.” In 2020, the purse was $US45.69 million and in 2021 it is set at $US41.95 million . It’s a decrease of $6,977,070 from last year’s purse.
“I have put myself in a good position to go for the Golden Slam,” said Djokovic. He defends his Wimbledon title this month before the Olympics and US Open. After winning the Australian Open and now French open, is a Golden Slam on the cards?
The men’s and women’s singles champions will earn approximately $us1.69 million each. Last year, Iga Swiatek became Poland’s first Grand Slam singles champion. On the men’s side, Rafael Nadal added to his trophy case with his 13th win at Roland Garros and 20th career Grand Slam title. The pair each won $1.9 million How much money does the winner get?
While the amount has shifted in total, if a player loses in the qualifying or the first two rounds, they will make the same amount as last year’s tournament. Prize money breakdown for 2021 French Open The men’s and women’s doubles champions win $289,235, while the mixed doubles champions win $148,523
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