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Bahrain names corner after Schumacher

Bahrain has named the first corner of its grand prix circuit after injured F1 legend Michael Schumacher. Track boss Zayed al Zayani said the tribute was made in agreement with the seven time world champion's family. Schumacher's manager Sabine Kehm thanked the circuit for the gesture. "We take it as a recognition for his passion for motor sport," she said. "I am convinced Michael will love the idea and feel very honoured about having a corner named after him." There are, however, growing concerns about the health of the former Ferrari and Mercedes driver, who has been in a coma for nine weeks despite recent efforts to wake him. "It does not bode well,"...
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