Wimbledon prize money rises 11.8 percent

FILE PHOTO: Tennis - Wimbledon Spring Press Conference 2016 - All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club, Wimbledon, England - 26/4/16 General view in the grounds of Wimbledon Action Images via Reuters / Andrew Boyers Livepic

LONDON (Reuters) – Wimbledon prize money will total 38 million pounds for this year’s championships, a rise of 11.8 percent, the All England Club announced on Tuesday. The men’s and women’s singles champions will receive 2.35 million pounds each — 100,000 more than in 2018. Continuing a theme of recent years, organisers have again significantly […]

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