This blog is about new generic Top-Level Domains from the ICANN new gTLD program. Check our "News" section or subscribe to our weekly Newsletter: we're about new gTLDs and dotBrands (.BRANDs) "only".
The two Trademark claims periods seem to have been updated for both the .RUGBY and the .BASKETBALL new gTLDs:
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