Murray praises French Open on raise in prize money

Murray praises French Open on raise in prize money

Monte Carlo : Monaco | Apr 15, 2012 at 9:21 AM PDT
Source: San Diego Union-Tribune
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Andy Murray has praised the French Open organizers for increasing the prize money and hopes other Grand Slams will follow suit. Roland Garros organizers said last Friday that the overall purse for the tournament is going up by 7 percent to $24.6 million. FULL ARTICLE AT San Diego Union-Tribune
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