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# Michael Schumacher

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# Update
Schumacher to turn 45 while comatose in French hospital
Doctors and family members were tight-lipped Thursday about the condition of the German racing great.
# schumi
No news is good news as Michael Schumacher confirmed 'stable'
The Formula One star’s spokesperson gave a brief update to the media this morning.
# Schumacher
Fake priest ‘tried to approach Schumacher in hospital’
Schumacher’s manager asks for privacy following “revolting” incident.
# Michael Schumacher
'Slight improvement' in Schumacher's condition after two-hour operation
The operation removed the largest blood clot that was visible in Schumacher’s brain but doctors cautioned that he remains “in danger”.
# ski crash
Michael Schumacher's old foe Damon Hill 'praying' for stricken F1 star
The Englishman has sent his best wishes to Schumacher’s wife and children after the German was seriously injured on Sunday.
# critical condition
Schumacher is 'fighting for his life' with doctors refusing to speculate on his future
Doctor’s say that the seven-time Formula One world champion would not have survived his skiing accident had he not been wearing a helmet.
# Critical
Fears for Michael Schumacher's life as F1 star remains in coma after ski accident
The German, who is set to turn 45 next week, is in a critical condition in a Grenoble hospital after suffering serious brain trauma.
# Accident
Michael Schumacher in ‘coma’, critical after ski accident
The seven-time Formula One World Champion was skiing in France.
# Bad Move
23 of the worst sporting decisions ever
In light of Sunderland’s potentially disastrous move to sack Martin O’Neill, here are some of the most ill-advised ideas in sports history.
# Wanted
Ferrari chiefs targets Vettel
Italian team would love the triple world champion in their car.
# legacy
Ecclestone: Michael Schumacher should not have returned to F1
Well, it’s all very well saying it now, isn’t it Bernie?
# Dry your eyes mate
'I cried under my helmet' admits F1 champion Vettel
The retiring Michael Schumacher would surely scoff at such an admission from his compatriot.
# Last Hurrah
Schumacher faces final curtain call
The veteran driver will bid farewell to Formula One for a second time at the Brazilian Grand Prix on Sunday.
# F1
Schumacher aiming for fond F1 farewell
The seven-time world champion bows out of the sport for a second time at the Brazilian Grand Prix at Interlagos on Sunday.
# vroooom
Formula One: Vettel fastest in Korea
Reigning back-to-back world champion Vettel continued his good form with the fastest time at the Korea International Circuit.
# Formula 1
Schumacher to retire again, says 'this time it might be forever'
The 43-year-old has decided to call it quits for a second time at the end of this season.
# Catch up
Off The Record: five stories you may have missed this weekend
Includes: Michael Schumacher in an F1 crash, a Premier League referee is double-teamed and Donegal have a fan in Neil Lennon.
# F1
Old school: Schumacher fastest in Monza practice
The German rolled back the years by clocking 1:25.422. Lewis Hamilton is sixth fastest.
# F1
Eddie Jordan: Hamilton is moving to Mercedes to replace Schumacher
The former team boss says that Hamilton will finally leave McLaren at the end of the season.
# F1
Schumacher: Reports of my retirement are premature
The German finished a creditable seventh in the Belgian Grand Prix on Sunday.
# No regrets
Schumacher: "I've not regretted my comeback for a second"
Despite just one podium finish in three seasons, the Mercedes driver is defiant he made the right call to return to Formula One.
# Ferrari
Dominant Alonso takes Hockenheim pole
The Formula One championship leader moved to the top of the qualifying standings with a time of one minute, 40.904 seconds just before the clock ran out this afternoon.
# F1
Schumacher admits to brain fade before crash
The 43-year-old lost control of his Mercedes Formula One car during Friday’s second practice session at the Hockenheimring and spun into the tyre barrier.
# F1
Button fastest at opening practice in Germany
Hamilton was next best while world championship leader, Ferrari’s Fernando Alonso of Spain, was third quickest.
# Skid Row
End of the road for Nurburgring? Famous German track veers towards administration
Sebastian Vettel says it ‘would be an embarrassment’ not to race at the track, which is in danger of going bust.
# F1
Mercedes to consider Schumacher's future
“We will make a decision this summer,” team chief Ross Brawn says.
# F1
Schumacher elated to be back on podium
The 43-year-old former world champion became the oldest podium finisher since 1970 in Valencia today.
# F1
Mercedes determined to fix problems that are blighting Schumacher
The German has only finished two out of seven races so far this season.
# Monaco
Denied: Schumacher records fastest time at Monaco but Webber starts in pole
The German will start from fifth on the grid after he was penalised for a crash a fortnight ago.
# F1
Button fastest in rain-hit Monaco practice
Button clocked a time of one minute, 15.746 seconds on super-soft tyres at the iconic Monte Carlo street circuit before the rain began to fall.
# F1
Traction: Schumacher ramps up Pirelli criticism
The German has compared the tyres’ grip to raw eggs and claims drivers are forced to ease off during races.
# grid
Vettel takes pole in Bahrain GP
The Red Bull ace returned to form in front of virtually empty grandstands in light of the unrest in the country.
# F1
On the track? Rosberg fastest in Bahrain practice
The German, fresh from his maiden Formula One win in China last week, edged out the Red Bulls of Sebastian Vettel and Mark Webber.
# F1
Hamilton tops first practice in Bahrain
Meanwhile, the Force India team said they were considering pulling out of the second practice session amid safety concerns.
# Vorsprung
Pole perfection for Rosburg in China
The German will share the front row of tomorrow’s starting grid with Mercedes teammate and seven-time World Champion Michael Schumacher.
# Speedster
Schumacher tops Shanghai practice
Michael Schumacher’s Mercedes topped the timesheet in the second free practice session ahead of this weekend’s Chinese Grand Prix.
# Vroom
Hamilton edges Button in Malaysia
McLaren’s Lewis Hamilton will begin tomorrow’s Malaysian Grand Prix in pole position, ahead of teammate and rival Jenson Button and seven-time World Champion Michael Schumacher.
# F1
Hamilton takes pole for Aussie GP
The 2008 World Champion finished the session a tenth of a second faster than McLaren teammate Jenson Button. Comeback kid Kimi Raikkonen endured a day to forget.
# Special Talent
Widespread praise for champion Vettel
Rival drivers all congratulated Sebastian Vettel on his latest title triumph in the aftermath of the Japanese Grand Prix.