Australia, Norway and New Zealand are among other countries and regions to provide equal pay to their men's and women's teams.
"In the end it got too dark to go for 6.15 meters and I felt it was unsafe to continue any further," said the world silver medalist. "I felt I was in the zone. But you have to be prudent."
Caboclo added that national women's team manager Pia Sundhage was informed of the decision in March.
But things didn't go as organisers may have expected.
His contract with Real Madrid runs to June 2022, but Bale has refused to rule out a move, either this summer or in January.
Earlier, sixth seed Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic edged past Ukraine's Kateryna Kozlova 7-6 (3), 6-2, and eighth seed Petra Martic of Croatia beat fellow Ukrainian Kateryna Bondarenko 6-3, 6-4 to also advance into third round. Enditem
The announcement was made Thursday at the IFA, Internationale Funkausstellung, the world's leading trade show for consumer electronics and home appliances, in Berlin.
Chinese fans are fond of the football played by German clubs, he said. "The Bundesliga is big in China," Klein commented.
Bayern remains the league's flagship from an international perspective, the official underlined.
With the win, Suning leapfrogged Luneng into second place on the table with 17 points from nine games, two points adrift of Fabio Cannavaro's Guangzhou Evergrande who have played one match less.
As the match progressed, Joachim Low's men retreated with their narrow lead and kept all their men behind the ball.