Prize money

Roger Federer joins calls for greater Slam prize money

Roger Federer says its time for his fellow professional players to rally and seek greater prize money from the four tennis Grand Slam tournaments.

Jan 19, 2018, 18:28 PM IST

Novak Djokovic dismisses talk of boycott over Australian Open prize money

Six-times Australian Open champion Novak Djokovic has distanced himself from reports that he called for a boycott of next year’s tournament unless there was an increase in prize money.

Jan 16, 2018, 15:25 PM IST

US Open 2017: Prize money at the last Major of the year gets an increase

The total purse now is USD four-million heavier, making the value USD 50.4 million. The singles winners in each section, men’s and women’s, will pocket the maximum which amounts to USD 3,700,000 each.

Aug 02, 2017, 14:00 PM IST

Pakistan cricketers set to get richer as PCB receives Rs 230 million from ICC as Champions Trophy prize money

According to details, the PCB has conveyed to the players and team management that out of the total prize money received from the ICC, there will be 16 shares for the players and one for the management.

Jul 27, 2017, 11:04 AM IST

BCCI members likely to propose hike in women team's cash award

The Committee of Administrators (CoA) has decided Rs 50 lakh for the 15-member team with Rs 25 lakh for the support staff.

Jul 26, 2017, 00:00 AM IST

US Open tennis tournament to top 50-million Dollars in prize money

This year`s U.S. Open will become the first tennis tournament to top $50 million in prize money following a nine percent increase in the total purse, the United States Tennis Association (USTA) said on Tuesday.

Jul 19, 2017, 09:29 AM IST

ICC hikes prize money for Champions Trophy

The eighth edition of the tournament sees an increase of USD 500,000 in prize money from the 2013 edition.

May 14, 2017, 15:57 PM IST

Formula 1: Bernie Ecclestone planning to scrap 'unequal' prize money structure

Ecclestone`s Formula One Management (FOM) has binding commercial deals with the teams until 2020.

Jun 27, 2016, 17:46 PM IST

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic becomes first player to earn more than $100m in prize money

Roger Federer, having earned earned $98,011,727 since he turned pro in 1998, is the next closest player to breaking that barrier.

Jun 01, 2016, 20:40 PM IST

Maharashtra: 66 year-old Lata Kare runs barefoot, wins Baramati Marathon

Lata Kare, a 66 year old woman runs the Baramati Marathon and wins it three times. She claimed to use the prize money to buy a house. Keep watching the full video to know more.

Jan 06, 2016, 21:10 PM IST

Olympic failure taught Katinka Hosszu to seek gold in business

Before she became 2014 World Swimmer of the Year and the first to pass the $1 million mark in prize money, Hungarian Katinka Hosszu nearly hung up her goggles, frustrated that she failed to win a medal at the 2012 London Olympics.

Jul 26, 2015, 22:49 PM IST

Copa America prize money not in doubt: Paraguay FA chief

South American soccer`s governing body CONMEBOL has enough prize money to get through the Copa America but might struggle to meet its commitments for future tournaments, the head of Paraguay`s APF said on Tuesday.

Jun 24, 2015, 09:07 AM IST

Athletics: Prize money and timetable for IAAF World Relays

 Prize money and timetable of the second edition of the IAAF World Relays in Nassau on May 2-3:

May 01, 2015, 07:05 AM IST

French Open increase in prize money pot to euros 20.2m

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.

Apr 15, 2015, 10:24 AM IST

Came to National Games as prize money too hard to ignore: Sandeep Sejwal

Among the small bunch of India's international medallists who chose to participate in the National Games despite the event falling in off season, Asian Games bronze-medallist Sandeep Sejwal on Sunday said the prize money on offer for every gold won here is just too tempting to ignore.

Feb 01, 2015, 14:41 PM IST

Force India withdraw from first pre-season test at Jerez

Sahara Force India on Wednesday opted to skip the all-important pre-season test at Jerez. The team had originally planned to use the 2014 car in Spain for the upcoming season's first test.

Jan 29, 2015, 09:17 AM IST

Australian Open prize hits record $32 million

Australian Open organisers said Friday they had raised the prize money for the year`s first Grand Slam to a record Aus$40 million (US$32 million), with the singles winners taking home Aus$3.1 million each.

Jan 09, 2015, 16:43 PM IST

New Zealand team supports Peshawar attack victims

The New Zealand cricket team has donated their prize money and match fees earned after beating Pakistan in a One-Day series to the victims of the Peshawar massacre, where more than 140 Army school children and teachers were killed.

Dec 23, 2014, 19:50 PM IST

Punjab CM Parkash Singh Badal doubles women's kabaddi prize money

Buoyed over the success of the fifth Kabaddi World Cup, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Saturday announced to double the prize money for Women's World Cup from existing Rs 1 crore to Rs 2 crore.

Dec 20, 2014, 22:29 PM IST

International Tennis Federation set to raise prize money for young players

The International Tennis Federation (ITF) has decided to increase prize money for young players in lower categories on the men's circuit.

Dec 19, 2014, 19:04 PM IST