NZRU, Sky TV Signs Five-Year Deal Parramatta 'Inadequate' To Host ACL Handball In Africa Suspended Gold Coast Fined For Salary Cap Breach KCF To Monitor Riders' Biological Passports Singapore Concedes Loss To Japan ASADA Hits Back Over Player Welfare CA Signs Naming-Rights Deal With Bupa French Sports Minister Wants Ligue 1 Reduced Bill Pulver Defends Australian Rugby
Enter amount in full numerical value, without currency symbol or commas (ex: 3000000).
Upcoming Conferences and Events
SBD Global/October 11, 2012/Leagues and Governing Bodies
Australian Open Revenue Talks Look Positive, No Player Boycott
Published October 12, 2012
WANT MORE GREAT STORIES LIKE THIS?
CLICK ON ONE OF THESE BUTTONS
THE RIGHT DIRECTION: In London, Paul Newman wrote the "general view among players was that Tennis Australia had responded well to complaints that the competitors' share of the revenues generated by all four of the Grand Slam tournaments was too small." Murray said, "From our side, it's definitely going in the right direction. All the conversations we've had with [the Australian Open] have been fairly positive." He added: "They've really been the first ones to step up. I think for the players it's important to remember the amount that they've invested in the facilities there, as well. It's not just always the prize money" (INDEPENDENT, 10/11).