"They could definitely pay more, no doubt about it Federer said.
49 In the third round, Federer faced Frenchman Julien Benneteau, whom he had lost to in their last encounter at the 2009 Paris Masters.
Rain delays kept the two rivals off the court for a few hours, but when they began playing, mountain house gifts Federer got off to a fast start, securing two break points to win the set with ease.
Wimbledon announced earlier this year that first-round losers this summer will earn 39,000 an increase.4 per cent but confirmed that they will be implementing a new 50-50 rule which was first used at this years Australian Open.
Second round losers get 63k (10.5 third round losers 100k (11.1) and fourth round losers 163k (10.9).Federer takes home nothing as he skipped the entire clay season.Colorsport / Cowie 16/50, serena Williams shows off the dish to photographers in 2009.Colorsport / Andrew Cowie 9/50 Andy Murray congratulates Roger Federer in 2012.34 Federer then faced hometown favorite Andreas Seppi in the quarterfinals, but defeated him by a comfortable margin, dropping only three games en route to a straight sets win.40 He next faced Juan Martín del Potro for the fifth time in the season.15 In the semifinals, he defeated Juan Martín del Potro in two tight tiebreaks.After winning three break points throughout the match, Federer defeated del Potro in 69 minutes, earning his 250th career Masters 1000 win.Retrieved "Djokovic to finish.
Colorsport 20/50 Venus holds aloft the Ladies Shield after beating Marion Bartoli in 2007.
Colorsport / Imago 19/50 Roger Federer with the mens trophy after winning the title for the 5th time in a row.
53 In his record eighth final appearance at the All-England Club, Federer won in four sets against hometown favorite Andy Murray, securing his seventh Wimbledon title and tying William Renshaw 's and Pete Sampras ' record of most Wimbledon titles won.27/50 Venus Williams hugs the winners plate in 2005.In 2012 there was talk of a player boycott if the major tournaments did not take action to increase prize money.Rafa Nadal could serve up a financial ace against his old rival Roger Federer in the coming weeks.Colorsport / Andrew Cowie 3/50, novak Djokovic with the trophy with Roger Federer on Centre Court, in 2015.The Swiss advanced through the first four rounds without the loss of a set, starting his campaign by defeating qualifier Alexander Kudryavtsev, 3 receiving a walkover into the third round when Andreas Beck withdrew with a lower back injury prior to their second round match.
The following list is ordered by number of wins: Finals edit Singles: 10 (64) edit Category Grand Slam (10) Summer Olympic Games (01) ATP World Tour Finals (01) ATP World Tour Masters 1000 (30) ATP World Tour 500 (21) ATP World Tour 250 (01) Titles.
Colorsport/Andrew Cowie 2/50 Serena Williams falls to the ground after winning match point on Centre Court in 2016.