1. Time of declaration
The captain of the side batting may declare an innings closed, when the ball is dead, at any time during the innings.
2. Forfeiture of an innings
A captain may forfeit either of his side’s innings at any time before the commencement of that innings. A forfeited innings shall be considered to be a completed innings.
A captain shall notify the opposing captain and the umpires of his decision to declare or to forfeit an innings. Law 10.1(e) (Insufficient time to complete rolling) shall apply.
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