The rising Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga was the runner-up at the 2008 Australian Open.
The current amount of money won by beaten finalists at the Australian Open is as follows: Singles -$1,215,000 Doubles - $237,500 Mixed Doubles - $67,500
It was Andy Murry.Rodger Federer won
Men - Jo-Wilfried TsongaWomen - Ana Ivanovic
The Runner up in the French open this year 2009 was given a prize money of 530,000 Euros.
Ana Ivanovic was the runner up for women and Jo-Wilfred Tsonga for men.