French Open / Roland Garros 2009: Prize Money Breakdown

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Most, if not all, of the players at this year’s French Open / Roland Garros tournament won’t be leaving Paris empty-handed. This year, the organizers announced a slight increase in the total prize money. Last year, the total money disbursed was €15,575,960. In 2009, the total increased by 3.69 percent to €16,150,460.

Here’s the breakdown of prize money as provided by the Roland Garros website. The amount are in euros. Both male and female tennis players will get equal prize money.

French Open 2009 Prize Money

Singles Prize Money (€)   Doubles Prize Money (€)
Winner 1,060,000   Winner 312,000
Finalist 530,000   Finalist 156,000
Semifinalist 265,000   Semifinalist 78,000
Qtrfinalist 132,500   Qtr.Finalist 39,000
4th Rnd 68,400   3rd Rnd 21,200
3rd Rnd 40,600   2nd Rnd 10,600
2nd Rnd 24,500   1st Rnd 7,100
1st Rnd 15,000   - -
Q3 7,850   - -
Q2 3,950   - -
Q1 2,080   - -
Mixed Doubles Prize Money (€)   Legends Prize Money (€)
Winner 100,000   Winner 31,500
Finalist 50,000   Finalist 24,000
Semifinalist 25,000   Third 18,700
Qtrfinalist 13,000   Fourth 15,600
2nd Rnd 7,000   - -
1st Rnd 3,500   - -
WC Singles Prize Money (€)   WC Doubles Prize Money (€)
Winner 7,000   Winner 3,500
Finalist 3,500   Finalist 1,750
Semifinalist 1,750   Semifinalist 950
Qtrfinalist 950   - -

*WC = wheelchair

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Comments (2)
  1. G Rajesh

    Thanks for providing the information.

    For more updates on French Open tennis 2009 visit

  2. simon

    What a disgrace, they may be proud the female winner gets the same as the male winner, but the fact they only value a wheelchair player 7000/1060000*100 = 0.66% !!!! of an able bodied player reveals their real feelings on equality.

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