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How Grand Slams Get Funds?

How Grand Slams Get Funds?

Many people wonder how Grand slams get fund for the prize money given to the eventual champions in each category played. For example, let us take a look at the 4 major Grand Slams and the money they offer based on current statistics. Australian Open pooled around 37 million dollars (USD) in prize money in 2017. French Open offered about 39.2 million dollars (USD) in prize money in 2017 Wimbledon too pooled a whopping 79 million dollars in prize money…

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Davis Cup Explained

Davis Cup Explained

Davis Cup has been labeled the World cup of tennis because it is a men’s tennis tournament played between International teams. It is run by the International Tennis Federation (ITF), and it is contested by 16 competing countries in a knockout format. History In 1899, four members of a tennis team from Harvard University in the United States wished to challenge the Brits tennis players to a competition. After contacting the Brits and they agreed, the Harvard tennis player drafted…

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10 Richest Male Tennis Players

10 Richest Male Tennis Players

Tennis players, just like every other athlete make lots of money. But their income is just limited to their winnings and prize money from grand slams or other ATP tournaments.  It  includes endorsements, grants, and commercials. Sometimes, their opportunities are boosted by their fame in the sport as well as how good they are on the court. We examine below the 10 richest male tennis players according to current statistics. Roger Federer The ‘swizz magician’ as some call him, is…

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