Rafael Nadal‘s total prize money this season has breached the $10 million mark after winning his 10th title of 2013. The Spaniard defeated top-ranked Novak Djokovic of Serbia to win the US Open 2013 title, his 13th Grand Slam singles title.
The winner of the US Open men’s singles title goes home with a $2.6 prize purse. However, Nadal gets an additional $1 million bonus since he also won the US Open Series. Prior to the US Open, Nadal has a total prize money for 2013 of $6,848,869 but with an additional $3.6 million prize purse, his new total is now $10,448,869 as of September 9. With several tournaments still scheduled for the rest of the season, Nadal will continue to increase the prize money numbers.
Here are the top 10 Prize Money Leaders for 2013: LINK