US Open Tennis Singles Champs Will Take Home Record $2.6 MillionAll singles players at the U.S. Open are getting a big raise this year, from the record $2.6 million each champion will take home, to the $32,000 for everyone losing in the first round.
U.S. Open To Increase Annual Prize Money To $50 Million By 2017New York's Grand Slam tournament will increase its annual prize money to $50 million by 2017 — roughly double what it was last year — and permanently schedule the men's semifinals on Friday and men's final on Sunday starting in 2015.

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