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  1. Tennis - The year the Big 3 became Fantastic 4

    Howard Bryant

    The 2012 Grand Slam season will be remembered by many things, but the most significant of them is that it was the year the men's Big 3 evolved into the Fantastic 4, Howard Bryant writes.

    Story | Conversation | September 13, 2012
  2. 2012 U.S. Open -- Is debate about sets played or good tennis?

    Jane McManus

    Debate about whether women deserve equal pay at Grand Slam tournaments continues. But is it really about how many sets they play or good tennis?

    Story | Conversation | August 24, 2012
  3. A final thought on equal pay

    Howard Bryant

    WIMBLEDON, England -- Now that l'affaire Simon has become the off-court news item at Wimbledon, many readers and have attempted to diffuse the gender element by framing Gilles Simon's comments in solely economic terms. The market, so goes ...

    Blog | June 30, 2012
  4. McManus -- Simon's slam self-serving

    Jane McManus

    If Gilles Simon's news conference after his straight-sets Wimbledon loss yielded anything, it's that the French player doesn't believe women should be paid equally to their male counterparts. But there isn't a lot of reasoning behind his indignity.

    Story | Conversation | June 28, 2012
  5. Wimbledon - Have some respect, Gilles Simon

    Howard Bryant

    It's kind of ironic that Gilles Simon believes women don't deserve the same pay as men. It's not exactly like fans are flocking to watch him play.

    Story | Conversation | June 28, 2012
  6. Wimbledon champs to get more; middle Sunday still open

    Prize money at Wimbledon is going up by 3.4 percent.

    Story | Conversation | April 29, 2008
  7. French Open extends equal pay to women

    The French Open will award equal prize money to male and female players throughout the tournament, falling in line with the three other Grand Slam tournaments.

    Story | Conversation | March 16, 2007
  8. Women players to earn equal pay at Wimbledon

    Wimbledon bowed to public pressure Thursday and agreed to pay women players as much as the men at the world's most prestigious tennis tournament.

    Story | Conversation | February 22, 2007
  9. Blair backs equal pay for women at Wimbledon

    Wimbledon champion Venus Williams thanked British Prime Minister Tony Blair for backing the campaign for equal pay at Wimbledon.

    Story | Conversation | June 28, 2006
  10. Prime minister in favor of equal pay

    When players aren't being asked questions about Andre Agassi, they are being asked to give their thoughts on the disparity in prize money between the men's and women's champions.

    Story | Conversation | June 28, 2006
  11. Sharapova calls for equal prize money

    Maria Sharapova, ranked third in the world, has demanded women players receive equal prize money to the men.

    Story | Conversation | May 11, 2006
  12. Will the tradition of unequal pay fall?

    Despite giving in to the pressure of a roof, Wimbledon remains opposed to equal pay for men and women.

    Story | Conversation | January 06, 2004
  13. Tandon -- Women's players make less then male counterparts

    Kamakshi Tandon

    Gilles Simon said earlier this week that men's tennis players should be paid more than women because their game is more entertaining. Turns out, they already make significantly more.

    Story | Conversation | June 30, 2012
  14. Men's winner will still earn more than women's

    Wimbledon will remain the only grand slam tennis event not to pay its men's and women's champions equal prize money, organizers said on Tuesday.

    Story | Conversation | April 25, 2006
  15. French Open adds 15th day, equalizes pay

    French Open organizers have decided to pay men and women equal prize money and add a 15th day to the tournament.

    Story | Conversation | September 20, 2005