|（1.Department of Physical Education，Hebei Polytechnic University，Tangshan 063009，China；2.Department of Foundational，Guangdong Construction Vocational Technology Institute，Guangzhou 510450，China；
3.School of Physical Education，Hebei Normal University，Shijiazhuang 050016，China）
Abstract: The authors sorted and translated information and reviews on western sports media research works by searching network resources such as Amazon, Google, Worldcat and Netlibrary, described the topic areas and con-tent outlines of these research works in 7 topic frameworks, namely, sports media research overview, sport news and plane media, sport, media and culture, sports media and polity, economy and society, sport and broadcast TV, sport and movie, as well as sport and network media. Things can be learnt from include such 4 aspects as the clarified concept of sports media, significance of theoretical learning, research approach selection, as well as research and learning community establishment. The authors aimed at widening the field of vision for theoretical researches on sport media in China by means of sorting, describing, retrospecting and learning.
Key words: sport communication；sport media；western theory