Schumacher team gives no confirmation on `gradually woken up from coma` reports

ANI| Updated: Jan 30, 2014, 14:11 PM IST

Sydney: Formula One legend Michael Schumacher is reportedly being woken up from his medically-induced coma gradually and is `positively` responding to medical treatment, although there is still no official word from his management team.

The seven-time German champion has been receiving round-the-clock care since he hit his head on a rock while skiing off-piste in Meribel, in the French Alps on December 29.

According to, reports claimed that doctors treating the German started the phase of gradual awakening several days ago, although Schumacher`s manager again urged fans to ignore any updates that do not come from an official source and stated that they Schumacher`s management will not comment on any speculations.

Several F1 teams have shown their continuing support for Schumacher as testing for the 2014 season gets underway in Jerez, Spain , the report added.