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Schumacher team gives no confirmation on 'gradually woken up from coma'

January 30, 2014 12:37 IST

Schumacher team gives no confirmation on 'gradually woken up from coma'

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Formula One legend Michael Schumacher is reportedly being woken up from his medically-induced coma gradually and is 'positively' responding to medical treatment, although there is still no official word from his management team

The seven-time German champion has been receiving round-the-clock care since he hit his head on a rock while skiing off-piste in Meribel, in the French Alps on December 29.


Image: Indian sand artist Sudarshan Pattnaik works on a sand sculpture of Michael Schumacher to wish him a speedy recovery at Puri
Photographs: Reuters

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According to News.com.au, reports claimed that doctors treating the German started the phase of gradual awakening several days ago, although Schumacher's manager again urged fans to ignore any updates that do not come from an official source and stated that they Schumacher's management will not comment on any speculations.

Several Formula One teams have shown their continuing support for Schumacher as testing for the 2014 season gets underway in Jerez, Spain, the report added.


Image: Ferrari flags are seen in front of the CHU Nord hospital emergency unit in Grenoble, French Alps, where Michael Schumacher is hospitalized after a ski accident
Photographs: Robert Pratta/Reuters

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