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First corner at Sakhir named after Schumacher

As part of its 10th anniversary celebrations, organisers at the Bahrain International Circuit have named the first corner in honour of seven-time world champion Michael Schumacher.The German, who remains in an induced coma following his skiing accident in December, not only won the inaugural race in 2004, one of his record 91 victories, he still holds the official lap record.He also has strong connections with the BIC outside of his participation in racing and was directly involved in the early stages of the BIC's development, offering his own input into the design of the track, including the layout of turn one.'With the support of his family, it is a great privilege to be able to honour...
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