|（Sports Law Center，Shanghai University of Political Science and Law，Shanghai 201701，China)
Abstract: The fourth plenary session of the eighteenth conference of the Communist Party of China has comprehen-sively initiated a new journey of country governance in China. Accordingly, sport governance by law becomes the basic way of sport governance, also the foundation stone for realizing the modernization of Chinese sport governance. The level of construction of sport governance in China needs to be comprehensively raised in order to build a powerful country of sports and realize the modernization of sport governance. Based on his legal contemplation about the Deci-sion made by the fourth plenary session of the eighteenth conference of the Communist Party of China, the author ana-lyzed the new prospect of Chinese sport governance, and put forward the following opinions: “sport governance by constitution” should become the highest rule for Chinese sport governance; the confirmation and assurance of citizen sport rights is the basic idea of Chinese sport governance; administration by law is the key link in Chinese sport gov-ernance; the legalization of sports industrial market governance is the basic assurance for the development of the Chi-nese sports industry, the legalization of sports dispute resolution is the important embodiment of the level of construc-tion of Chinese sport governance. Chinese sport governance also needs to get on the track of international sport gov-ernance, and to reinforce its internal speech right. The good governance of Chinese sports by good law will be realized via the construction of Chinese sport governance.
Key words: sports law；sport governance by law；sport governance by constitution；China