Tiger Woods loses Accenture deal
Published Dec 13 2009, 23:10 GMT | By Catriona Wightman Tiger Woods
has reportedly lost his advertising deal with Accenture
The golfer, who has faced numerous allegations of infidelity recently, announced
on Friday that he is planning to take an "indefinite" break from the sport.
Gatorade has already discontinued
the drink he endorses and Tag Heuer has removed
his image from its stores. Meanwhile, Gillette has decided
to "limit" the role Woods plays in its marketing.TMZ
reports that Accenture has now released a statement announcing the end of its relationship with Woods.
The company said: "Given the circumstances of the last two weeks, after careful consideration and analysis, the company has determined that he is no longer the right representative for its advertising. Accenture said that it wishes only the best for Tiger Woods and his family."
However, Nike continues to stand by the golfer and announced
this weekend that he has the company's "full support".