Davenport, Hingis and Venus have equal shot
It's a good year for the women at the Australian Open. The women's field is strong and the tournament is once again offering equal prize money. Winners of the women's and men's singles titles will each earn $450,000. It's an increase of 15.8 percent for the women. There's also been an increase in recent years in the number of contenders among the women's field.
At the top of that field are Lindsay Davenport, Martina Hingis and Venus Williams.
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