The West Indies cricket team captained by Jason Holder will arrive for a six-week tour of Sri Lanka from October 1.

They will play a series of two Tests at Galle and P Sara Oval, three ODIs and two T20Is.

The tour commences with a 3-day practice match at the SSC before the first Test starting in Galle on October 14.

The West Indies tour itinerary released by Sri Lanka Cricket:

Oct 1: Arrival

Oct 8-10: 3-day match at SSC

Oct 14-18: 1st Test at Galle

Oct 22-26: 2nd Test at P Sara Oval

Oct 29: 1-day practice match at Colts

Nov 1: 1st ODI at R Premadasa Stadium (d/n)

Nov 4: 2nd ODI at R Premadasa Stadium (d/n)

Nov 7: 3rd ODI at Pallekele (d/n)

Nov 9: 1st T20I at Pallekele

Nov 12: 2nd T20I at R Premadasa Stadium

Nov 13: Departure