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March 24th, 2016

Roger Federer: I Support Equal Prize Money, But It’s Also Up To The Tournaments

Roger Federer talks equal prize money.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 3:03 pm in Miami | 51 Comments »

March 23rd, 2016

Why Do The Miami Open Men’s Final Tickets Cost 52% More Than The Women’s Final?

Miami pays out equal prize money but their ticket prices tell a different story.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 1:02 pm in Miami | 36 Comments »

March 22nd, 2016

Andy Murray: There Should Be Equal Prize Money Awarded At All Combined Events

Andy Murray made it known he thinks prize money should be equal.

Posted by Staff @ 10:15 pm in 2016 Season | 115 Comments »

March 22nd, 2016

Novak Djokovic Blames Hormones For Getting Involved In The Equal Prize Money Debate

Novak Djokovic tried to clarify his stance on equal prize money. Meh.

Posted by Staff @ 9:48 pm in 2016 Season | 37 Comments »

March 21st, 2016

Let’s Talk About Equal Prize Money In Tennis, Ray Moore And Novak Djokovic

Were Ray Moore and Novak Djokovic right in their comments? Sean Randall thinks so.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 2:22 pm in Indian Wells | 50 Comments »

August 23rd, 2012

ATP Player Council’s Stakhovsky, Simon Ready to Take Down WTA Women’s Tennis

He went on to elaborate, “When it comes to equality, it’s not equality, it’s business. Pure revenue and business, it’s nothing personal…I mean, why are male models underpaid compared to women?…So, [in tennis] are we supposed to pay women more just for looks?…Joint events are in the past. We will split all the events we can. The ATP is done with [joint] events on the tour with the WTA, so it will be only Grand Slams and that’s it.”

Posted by Staff @ 10:49 am in Tennis | 58 Comments »