The Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell adjusts its ‘prize money’
After the cancellation of the 2020 edition due to the impact of the pandemic, the Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell has confirmed the organization of the 2021 edition and it will be done with an adjusted ‘prize money’ of € 1,702,800 due to the circumstances. Therefore, Barcelona adapts to be able to continue with the tournament despite the current predicament.
The new distribution of prize money will be sensitive to the base of tennis and the difficulties experienced by the players who fall in the first rounds. That is why the greatest economic decline will occur in the final rounds with the highest prizes. That is, the first round goes from € 10,185 of the last edition to € 8,700 this year and the winner of the tournament will win € 178,985 instead of € 503,480.
The distribution of prize money and the ATP points that are distributed this year are as follows:
Champion 178,985 euros 500 points
Finalist 111,600 euros 300 points
Semifinal 69,840 euros 180 points
Quarterfinal 42,180 euros 90 points
Round 16 24,900 euros 45 points
Round 32 14,700 euros 20 points
Round 48 8,700 euros —
Champion 58,500 euros 500 points
Finalist 39,300 euros 300 points
Semifinal 26,100 euros 180 points
Quarterfinal 17,100 euros 90 points
Round 16 10,800 euros —