Agonising wait for Schumachers

2014-12-30 15:09

Formula One legend Michael Schumacher has entered a second year battling back from a horrific ski accident.

Schumi's greatest battle continues

2014-12-26 17:48

One of the greatest sportsmen in history continues his fight for life almost a year following his tragic skiing accident.

Vettel, Raikkonen Swiss rich cheeses

2014-12-08 11:27

Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel and Kimi Raikkonen have been named among the mega-rich of Switzerland. However, their millions have nothing on neighbours Michael Schumacher and Bernie Ecclestone.

Schumi: 'Has speech, memory problems'

2014-11-20 14:12

Philippe Streiff, former Formula 1 driver and friend of Michael Schumacher, has revealed the seven-times champion is paralysed, in a wheelchair and unable to speak. condition "remained grave".

Schumi's homepage is back online

2014-11-13 08:45

Michael Schumacher's homepage is being reactivated to mark the 20th anniversary of his first F1 championship title.

Schumi's home nursing: R1.7m A WEEK!

2014-11-03 10:13

Corinna Schumacher is spending R1.7-million A WEEK on husband and ex-F1 driver Michael Schumacher's home nursing but ex-F1 doctor Gary Hartstein doubts it is doing any good.

Schumi latest: Doc sets recovery time

2014-10-23 10:25

Jean-Francois Payen, a doctor who treated Michael Schumacher after his catastrophic skiing fall, believes the former F1 driver could recover within three years.

Schumi 'waking up slowly' at home

2014-10-11 13:21

It's been ten months since Formula 1 seven-times World champion Michael Schumacher suffered severe head injuries during a skiing fall, but the ace is 'waking up very slowly' according to a report.

Schumi 'can live normal life again' - Todt

2014-10-08 08:16

'Schumacher can live a relatively normal life,' says Jean Todt of Michael Schumacher's condition - 'though probably never again drive an F1 car.'

Schumi at home for 'emotional stimulation'

2014-09-15 09:55

Michael Schumacher is being treated at home by a medical team numbering about 15, reports German newspaper Bild am Sonntag.

Doctors send Schumi home

2014-09-09 15:33

Michael Schumacher's manager says the seven-time formula one world champion will continue his recovery at home.

Schumi files thief found dead

2014-08-06 16:47

A man suspected of leaking Michael Schumacher's medical files was found hanged in his police cell.

Schumi's wife: 'most difficult time' now over

2014-07-17 15:31

The "most difficult time" in Michael Schumacher's "struggle" is now over, wrote the injured Formula 1 legend's wife Corinna in a letter of thanks ahead of the 2014 German GP.

Schumi scandal: Chopper company cries foul

2014-07-09 08:14

Swiss helicopter company Rega has filed a criminal complaint for the suspected leak of Michael Schumacher's medical files, reportedly on sale for the equivalent of R750 000.

Swiss firm linked to Schumi files

2014-07-07 19:30

A Swiss helicopter firm has been linked to attempts to sell excerpts from the medical files of Michael Schumacher.

Water sponsor 'to end Schumi deal'

2014-06-23 10:49

Michael Schumacher is out of intensive care and undergoing rehabilitation but one of his sponsors, a mineral-water brand, is about to shut down his sponsorship.

Schumie 'awake for hospital transfer'

2014-06-18 12:06

Formula 1 champion Michael Schumacher was conscious and had his eyes open during his top-secret transfer from a French hospital to one in Switzerland, Blick reported.

Doctors urge caution after Schumi 'good news'

2014-06-17 10:11

Oxford university neurosurgery professor, Dr Tipu Aziz, warns that Michael Schumacher will suffer ‘long-term side effects’, as motorsport personalities celebrate news that the former F1 driver is no longer in a coma.

Schumacher: F1's greatest?

2014-06-16 14:47

From a driver with a delinquent temperament to the "Red Baron" of F1, Michael Schumacher was the undisputed king for long.

Schumi update: From coma to rehab?

2014-06-13 14:11

Despite Michael Schumacher's chances of recovery being slim German magazine Bunte has reports.

Schumi silence fuels bad news

2014-06-02 09:13

Michael Schumacher's manager has dismissed the latest round of speculation about the injured former Formula 1 driver - speculation itself fuelled by his family's silence.

Schumi showing signs of 'consciousness'

2014-04-14 08:01

Injured former Formula 1 driver Michael Schumacher is 'showing moments of consciousness', spokeswoman Sabine Kehm said.

Schumi shows 'moments of awakening'

2014-04-04 13:22

Michael Schumacher's manager says the comatose ex-Formula 1 driver has 'moments of consciousness and awakening' as he enters a fourth month in a medically induced coma.

Injured Schumi to return home?

2014-04-02 07:46

Michael Schumacher could be moved from the French hospital in Grenoble to his home in Switzerland.

Schumi's chances 'decreasing'

2014-03-27 17:09

F1's former chief doctor has warned Michael Schumacher's chances of recovery from a skiing accident are decreasing over time.


Schumacher faces 'long fight'

2014-12-28 19:59

Michael Schumacher faces a "long fight" for recovery as the first anniversary of his skiing accident approaches, his manager says.

Schumi most-searched sportsman on 'net

2014-12-17 14:57

Google has unveiled its list of 'most-searched' items and people. One of Formula 1's legendary drivers was the most searched-for person on the internet.

Schumi 'sits in sun', says magazine

2014-11-28 11:01

Michael Schumacher is able to sit in a wheelchair to bask in the sun, claims a German publication. Its choice of cover image, however, is apparently a lie... sies!

Family 'confident' of Schumi recovery

2014-11-13 11:22

Michael Schumacher's family remains 'confident' about his future, as his official homepage is reactivated to mark the 20th anniversary of his first F1 championship title.

Schumi's website reactivated

2014-11-12 15:47

Michael Schumacher's official website is to be reactivated to mark the 20th anniversary of his first Formula One title.

Schumi: Doctor says 'progress made'

2014-10-24 19:18

A doctor who has been treating brain-damaged Michael Schumacher says the ex-F1 driver has 'made progress' and 'is not vegetative' at his home near Lake Geneva.

Weber: 'Vettel not so strong as Alonso'

2014-10-22 09:04

Michael Schumacher's former manager doubts Sebastian Vettel can emulate the F1 legend's success at Ferrari - and Ferrari engineers are unhappy with its 2015 car, codenamed '666'.

Todt: 'Long road' still ahead of Schumi

2014-10-08 13:30

The past 24 hours have seen confusion about Michael Schumacher's health. A reporter who interviewed F1's Jean Todt misused a comment and suggested Schumi was on the mend.

Vettel revives Schumacher comparisons

2014-10-04 22:24

Remember 'Baby Schumi' - Sebastian Vettel's nickname when he joined F1? Now, says Reuter's F1 guy ALAN BALDWIN, the comparison with Michael Schumacher is even closer.

Police enforce calm around Schumi home

2014-09-11 14:34

Former Formula 1 driver Michael Schumacher is back at his home in Switzerland, but his peaceful surroundings are buzzing with media. Local police have stepped in to assist.

Schumi records suspect commits suicide

2014-08-07 08:48

The Zurich prosecutors' office said an executive of the Swiss helicopter rescue company Rega, suspected of selling Michael Schumacher's medical records, has reportedly committed suicide.

Merc: 'Schumi still our ambassador'

2014-08-04 09:20

Mercedes is not looking to terminate its contract with brand ambassador Michael Schumacher despite the Formula 1 veteran continuing to recover in a Swiss rehabilitation hospital.

Schumi's wife talks at last about Michael

2014-07-11 07:28

'It's getting better, slowly certainly but in any case it's improving,' the wife of injured Formula 1 veteran, Michael Schumacher, speaks publicly for the first time on his condition.

Chopper company downplays Schumi scandal

2014-07-08 11:02

The search for Michael Schumacher's stolen medical report continues as authorities tracked down the IP address used by a figure, reportedly selling the report for R729 000, to a helicopter company in Switzerland.

Police to probe Schumi records theft

2014-06-24 14:32

French authorities are investigating the alleged theft of Michael Schumacher’s medical records. The alleged perpetrators are offering the equivalent of over R700 000 for the confidential files.

Schumie 'awake for hospital transfer'

2014-06-19 13:01

Formula 1 champion Michael Schumacher was conscious and had his eyes open during his top-secret transfer.

Doctor: Schumi like any other patient'

2014-06-18 09:10

Treating Michael Schumacher is "business as usual" according to Richard Frackowiak, his doctor and chief neuro-scientist at the Lausanne University Hospital in Switzerland.

F1 reacts to Schumi out of coma

2014-06-17 07:48

'Using the truth to convey an impression that is almost certainly false.' News that Michael Schumacher is repeatedly out of his coma and set to recover has met mixed reactions from motorsport personalities.

Schumacher out of coma

2014-06-16 11:51

Former F1 champion Michael Schumacher has left the Grenoble hospital and is no longer in a coma, his spokesperson has announced.

Schumi update: From coma to rehab?

2014-06-13 08:25

Despite Michael Schumacher's chances of recovery being slim German magazine Bunte has reported that he is being prepared for rehabilitation.

'Early mistakes' could cost Schumi

2014-04-17 08:32

A German magazine claims that paramedics misdiagnosed the seriousness of Michael Schumacher's head injuries and that they may have affected his hopes of recovery.

Alonso posts Schumacher pic

2014-04-05 14:16

Fernando Alonso has posting a photo of himself driving in Bahrain GP practice in front of "With You Michael" painted on a crash barrier.

Injured Schumi to return home?

2014-04-02 13:13

Michael Schumacher could be moved from the French hospital in Grenoble to his home in Switzerland.

Schumi 'unlikely to wake up'

2014-04-01 17:15

The wife of seven-time F1 world champion Michael Schumacher, is reportedly building a £10m medical suite at the couple’s home.

Ex-F1 doc: 'Lapses' in Schumi's care

2014-03-27 15:21

An ex-F1 chief doctor says "serious lapses" in early treatment may have compromised Michael Schumacher's condition.

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