Sunday, May 28, 2017

WTA Tennis Prize Money Up for Grabs for Women Players at the 2017 French Open

The 2017 French Open Grand Slam tennis tournament for women players on the WTA circuit is taking place this month from May 28 to June 11, 2017, on the clay courts at the Stade Roland Garros located in Paris, France. Here is a list of the prize money up for grabs for the women tennis players at the 2017 French Open.



The 2017 French Open is one of the four Grand Slam tennis tournaments on the WTA circuit which means it easily has one of the highest prize money funds in tennis in 2017. Actual prize money at the 2017 French Open is $40.25 million.  

All prize money below is in American dollars converted from Euros. The prize money is not cumulative, players only earn the amounts shown for the last round they advance to. 

The highest ranked women playing in the 2017 French Open are Angelique Kerber from Germany (lost in 1st round), Karolina Pliskova from the Czech Republic, Simona Halep from Romania and defending champion Garbine Muguruza from Spain. Serena Williams is not playing as she is pregnant with her first child.


WTA Tennis Prize Money Up for Grabs for Women Players at the 2017 French Open


  • Winner - $2.35 million


  • Runner-Up - $1.19 million


  • Semifinalists - $592,752


  • Quarter-finalists - $380,256


  • Fourth Round - $223,680


  • Third Round - $131,971


  • Second Round - $78,288


  • First Round - $39,144

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