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Jorn
Oct 27th, 2008, 01:01 PM
Total prize money is 4.500.000 dollars, but how much gets the winner?

and how much for the Alternates? any Link for the Prize Money :confused:

thanks.

Jorn
Oct 30th, 2008, 05:54 PM
Nobody know? :confused:

watchdogfish
Oct 30th, 2008, 09:21 PM
Last year the prize money went:

Winner - $1,000,000
Finalist - $500,000
S-Finalist - $250,000
RR 3rd place - $130,000
RR 4th place - $100,000

Not sure what the total prize fund was last year though, $3 million?

This probably isn't very helpful at all but maybe it can be a guide :lol:

Dodoboy.
Oct 30th, 2008, 11:53 PM
Winner this year gets close to 1.45 mil!

Jorn
Oct 31st, 2008, 12:12 PM
Thanks for the info, so it seems like a 45% rise in the money

1.000.000 -> 1.450.000 1st

TTomek
Oct 31st, 2008, 12:19 PM
and how much money for ALT? :p

heart
Nov 1st, 2008, 08:14 AM
read this from the paper:p

Players who qualify for the WTA Championships (in singles) all will receive at least $100,000; the champion receives over $1 million

TTomek
Nov 1st, 2008, 09:38 AM
Aga didn't qualify :p

she is an ALT

:angel:

Jorn
Nov 2nd, 2008, 11:47 AM
Aga get 50K $

PRIZE MONEY
Total prize money for the Sony Ericsson Championships - Doha 2008 is US$4.55 million, awarded as follows:

Singles (all amounts in USD)
Winner*: $1,340,000
Runner-up*: $715,000
Round Robin (3 wins): $400,000
Round Robin (2 wins): $300,000
Round Robin (1 win): $200,000
Round Robin (no wins): $100,000
Alternate: $50,000
(* Prize money if undefeated)

Doubles (per team; (all amounts in USD)
Winner: $375,000
Runners-up: $187,500
Semifinalists: $93,750

Jorn
Nov 3rd, 2008, 10:28 AM
Singles (all amounts in USD)
Winner*: $1,340,000
Runner-up*: $715,000

(* Prize money if undefeated)

Its confusing, how much will the Winner get, lossing 1 RR match?

wtatourfan
Nov 3rd, 2008, 01:24 PM
I´m confused as well! Not only about the prize money, but the ranking points...

Jorn
Nov 7th, 2008, 07:50 PM
If Venus or Vera wins they get 1.34mill but how much get the rest?

Aga, Nadia, Serena and Ana?