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Vigil to mark Schumacher birthday

Fans of Michael Schumacher have held a vigil outside his hospital to mark the injured F1 legend's 45th birthday. Schumacher's family said in a statement they had been moved to tears by the 'incredible sympathies' shown by the Ferrari fans who gathered outside the clinic in the French city of Grenoble. They said they were 'utterly overwhelmed' and 'deeply grateful'. The driver is in a medically induced coma after suffering head injuries while skiing in the French Alps. He remains in a stable but critical condition, his manager has said. The German champion, who retired in 2012, had been skiing off-piste when he fell and hit his head on Sunday. His helmet cracked on impact after hitting a...
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