Cost $93.50 /yr
Current Phase: Early Access Period
Launch Information

About .basketball

.BASKETBALL is the digital identity of basketball on the Internet managed by the sport’s world governing body – the Fédération Internationale de Basketball, "FIBA".

.BASKETBALL is the place for basketball at every level: nationally, internationally, club, age-group, 3x3, school, and for players, fans, coaches, referees, sponsors – the whole basketball family.

Launch Information

All times are UTC, unless otherwise stated.

Phase Dates Allocation Cost Eligibility
Sunrise
Starts
19 Jun 2017
2:00 PM
Ends
21 Aug 2017
11:59 PM
At the end of the Sunrise Period $1,300.00 A validated trademark via the TMCH is required for the Sunrise phase.
Basketball Community - Invitation Only
Starts
22 Aug 2017
2:00 PM
Ends
20 Oct 2017
11:59 PM
At the end of the Invitation Priority Access Phase $374.00 Selected subsets within the basketball community will be invited to register names of their choice, related to their community. A token from the registry is required for registration. More details in the Eligibility Requirements.
Basketball Community - Restricted Landrush
Starts
23 Oct 2017
2:00 PM
Ends
22 Dec 2017
11:59 PM
At the end of the Restricted Landrush Phase. $85.00 Basketball community applicants will file their applications during a 60-day period. A token from the registry is required for registration. More details in the Eligibility Requirements.
Basketball Community - Community Priority Period
Starts
4 Jan 2018
2:00 PM
Ends
31 Jan 2021
11:59 PM
First come, first served basis $85.00 Any member of the basketball community may apply for a domain during this time. A token from the registry is required for registration.
Early Access Period
Starts
1 Feb 2021
2:00 PM
Ends
14 Jun 2021
3:00 PM
First come, first served basis $93.50 None
General Availability
Starts
15 Jun 2021
3:00 PM
First come, first served basis $93.50 None
General Remarks
Reserved Domain Names

Some domain names are reserved names; these are names which are ineligible for registration due to ICANN restrictions or Registry Operator designation. Certain Domain names have been classified as Premium and will be sold at higher prices. If you wish to apply for a Premium domain name, please email support@lexsynergy.com to process your application.

Registration Information

Registration Periods 1 - 10 years
Renewal Periods 1 - 10 years
Backorder Supported
Local Presence Not Required
WHOIS Privacy Supported
Supports IDN No
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