PR PR takeaways from Maria Sharapova’s doping crisis The tennis star shocked fans and the press when she revealed she had unwittingly taken a proscribed drug. How she handled the scrutiny is something all PR pros should note. Here are a few takeaways. By Jeffrey WongApril 18, 2016 SHARE To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.