Originally Posted by GeorgeWHitler
Oh and the ATP events run under a communist system where everyone gets the same amount of money to turn up to an event.
Bigger guarantees in Lyon, Marat draws the crowd. Basic supply and demand.
A few years ago Nadal signed a contract with Marseille's organisation tournament , he was to come every year during a certain period of time.As he couldn't come in 2005 , he asked for less money in 2006 to play there .It might be the same with Marat you don't know