Wednesday, July 27, 2016

2016 Rogers Cup Tennis Prize Money up for Grabs for Women Players

The 2016 Rogers Cup tennis tournament on the WTA circuit for women players is taking place this week from July 25-31, 2016, on the outdoor hard courts at the Uniprix Stadium located in Montreal, Canada. Here is a list of the prize money up for grabs for the women singles tennis players at the 2016 Rogers Cup.




                                                   (Photo by Sorin Nechita)


The Rogers Cup is a Premier 5 Tournament event which ranks it below the Grand Slam tennis events for women players. The prize money up for grabs for the women singles tennis players at the Rogers Cup is pretty good but well below what they can earn at the Grand Slam tennis events.
The money below is not cumulative. Players only earn the amounts shown for the last round they advance to.

2016 Rogers Cup Tennis Prize Money up for Grabs for Women Players

  • Winner - $497,700

The winner of the 2016 Rogers Cup will earn a nice paycheck of $497,700. That is up 9.2% over the $456,000 that Belinda Bencic earned when she won this tournament last year.

  • Runner-up - $241,840

The runner-up at the 2016 Rogers Cup will earn $241,840. That is up 6.2% over the $227,640 that Simona Halep earned as the runner-up in this tournament last year.

  • Semifinals - $121,150

Reaching the semis in the 2016 Rogers Cup is worth $121,150. That is up 8.2% over the $111,940 that Serena Williams and Sara Errani earned when they reached the semis last year.

  • Quarterfinals - $57,690

Reaching the quarterfinals is worth $57,960 at the 2016 Rogers Cup. That is up 10% over the $52,430 that players earned by making the quarterfinals last year.

  • Third Round - $27,790

  • Second Round - $14,240

  • First Round - $7,680

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