Come May, and the winner of French Open will earn more in prize money. The organisers of the prestigious clay court tennis tournament, French Tennis Federation announced that the total pot has been increased by three million euros to over 28 million, with singles champions receiving 1.8m each.
The 2015 edition of International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) will see Leander Paes taking on some of the greatest names of the sport. The 41-year-old was on Sunday drafted into Japan Warriors, the league's new and fifth franchise.
Simona Halep is emerging as one of the few players on Tour capable of putting up a real fight against Serena Williams and the Romanian`s performance in Thursday`s Miami Open semi-final was another indication of her growing stature in the game.