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World waits on Schumacher fate

By Tom Sweetman, CNN
December 30, 2013 -- Updated 1332 GMT (2132 HKT)

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December 31, 2013 -- Updated 1413 GMT (2213 HKT)
"Michael Schumacher is the greatest of adventurers," said Juan Manuel Fangio, legend of Formula One racing.
December 30, 2013 -- Updated 1332 GMT (2132 HKT)
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December 31, 2013 -- Updated 0239 GMT (1039 HKT)
Formula 1 champion Michael Schumacher suffers severe head trauma in a skiing accident in the French Alps.
December 30, 2013 -- Updated 1515 GMT (2315 HKT)
 man wearing a helmet with ski goggles watches the Men's Snowboard FIS World Cup Parallel Giant Slalom race in Carezza in the Dolomites on December 13, 2013.
Doctors said that without the helmet's protection, Schumacher wouldn't have made it to the operating table.
December 30, 2013 -- Updated 1032 GMT (1832 HKT)
Michael Schumacher's surgeons at Grenoble University Hospital are reporting no change to his 'critical' condition.
June 24, 2014 -- Updated 1028 GMT (1828 HKT)
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December 30, 2013 -- Updated 0938 GMT (1738 HKT)
The 44-year-old German, who retired from the elite motorsport for the second time in 2012, fell and hit his head on a rock Sunday.
December 30, 2013 -- Updated 0835 GMT (1635 HKT)
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