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Sakhir circuit to honour Schumacher

Rosberg leads the field through Turn One in 2013 Sutton Images Enlarge The first corner at the Sakhir circuit used for the Bahrain Grand Prix is to be named after Michael Schumacher. Schumacher, who is still in a medically induced coma in a French hospital after a skiing accident in late December, won the inaugural Bahrain race in 2004 and also advised on the design of the circuit, including Turn One. The change was confirmed by Bahrain International Circuit chairman Zayed al Zayani on Sunday after consultation with Schumacher's family. Sabine Kehm, Schumacher's representative, said: "Michael's family would like to thank the Bahrain International Circuit for this gesture,...
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