Grand slam tennis tournaments 2012 details
There are four Grand slam tennis tournaments which will be held in the year 2012. Australian open, French open, Wimbledon and US open are the four major tennis grand slam tournaments which is going to be held in 2012. Australian open is the first grand slam tournament in 2012 which starts from 16th January 2012 which will be held at Melbourne Park, Melbourne Australia. Grand slam tournaments continue till the end of 2012 which ends up with Us Open in September 2012. Wimbledon is the main grand slam tournament among all which will be held in July 2012 at The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, Wimbledon, London, UK. More details about dates, venues, and court names of all four Grand slam tennis tournaments which are going to be held in 2012 are given below.
Australian Open 2012 details
Australian Open 2012 will be the first grand slam tournament 2012. The starting date of Australian Open 2012 will be from January 16th 2012 and ends on 29th January 2012. Venue for Australian Open 2012 is fixed at Melbourne Park, Melbourne Australia. Rod Laver Arena, Hisense Arena and Margaret Court Arena are the major tennis courts for Australian Open 2012. Novak Djokovic is the 2011 Australian open winner in Men's singles category and Kim Clijsters is the Australian open Women's Singles Winner in 2011. The total Prize money for Australian open 2012 is set to be $26 million which is the highest amount in the history of Grand slam tennis tournaments. Men's and Women's champion in Australian Open 2012 will get $2.3 million each. Tickets for Australian open 2012 are already on sale and is available in many websites.
French Open 2012 details
French Open 2012 will be the second grand slam tournament which will be held in 2012. The venue for French Open 2012 is fixed at Roland Garros, Paris, France. The main courts for French Open 2012 include Court Philippe Chatrier and Court Suzanne Lenglen. Rafael Nadal is the Men's Singles Winner and Li Na is the Women's Singles Winners in French Open 2011. French Open 2012 tournament starts from 27th May 2012 and ends on 10th June 2012. qualifying rounds of French Open 2012 will take place between 22nd May 2012 and 25th May 2012. Tickets for French open 2012 are already on sale. Ticket price for French open 2012 starts from $245 which is the ground ticket. Quarter finals, semis and final tickets will increase during the time. You can buy French Open 2012 tickets online.
Wimbledon 2012 details
Wimbledon is the most prestigious and oldest grand slam tennis tournament in the world. Wimbledon 2012 will be the third grand slam tournament in 2012. Wimbledon 2012 will begins from 25th June 2012 and ends on 8th July 2012. Venue for wimbledon 2012 is fixed at The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, Wimbledon, London, UK. The main courts for wimbledon 2012 will includes Centre Court, No 1 Court and No 2 Court. Novak Djokovic is the Wimbledon 2011 men's singles winner and Petra Kvitova is the women's champion in wimbledon 2011. Prize money for wimbledon 2012 will be announced on April 2012. seedings for Wimbledon 2012 will be announced on 20th June 2012.
US Open 2012 details
US Open 2012 will be the final grand slam tournament in 2012. US Open 2012 will be held from 27th August 2012 and ends on 9th September 2012. Venue for US Open 2012 is fixed at Flushing Meadow, New York, USA. The main courts for US Open 2012 include Arthur Ashe Stadium and Louis Armstrong Stadium. N.Djokovic is the US Open 2012 singles winner and Stosur stuns is the women's winner in US Open 2011. The qualifying rounds of US open 2012 starts from August 27 2012. Thw winner of US open 2012 will get $1,800,000 and 2000 points. The runner up will get $900,000 and 1400 points. Tickets for US Open 2012 are already on sale and you can buy tickets online from the official website of US open.
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