Tiger Woods’ win could have golf Sector roaring back

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Tiger Woods’ win at the Masters could reestablish the golf business, which has fought in the past decade while the biggest star of the game was hobbled by problems on and off the course.

Bridgestone Golf, whose emblem was to the golf balls Woods utilized, says its website visitors jumped following the Sunday triumph. PGA Tour Superstore, that sells golf equipment on the internet, says earnings were up throughout the weekend at 50 percent from a year ago.

And the sponsor that stood following reports of extramarital affairs along with his 2009 auto crash, shares of Nike, climbed Monday, as did the shares of golf equipment manufacturers that are not linked to Woods.