Believe it or not, Lanka, after suffering a tour whitewash against India in which they lost nine matches including three Tests, five ODIs and a T20I match, beat overwhelming favourites Pakistan 2-0 in a Test series in UAE.
The final part of the shoot will take place in a studio on tomorrow and the next day Dhoni will fly to Dubai to launch the MS Dhoni Cricket Academy on November 11.
Kohli has just led India to yet another series triumph. India beat New Zealand by identical margins in both the ODI and T20I series.
India will play a three-match Test series against Lanka. It will be followed by ODI and T20I series, involving three matches each.
Fresh from her fifth Asian Championships gold medal, Indian boxing star M C Mary Kom on Thursday said her fit body helps her feel invincible despite close to two decades in a contact sport.
The last time Italy missed the World Cup was the 1958 edition which was hosted in Sweden.
Recovering from a hamstring injury, Indian shuttler Ajay Jayaram has decided to pull out of the next two Super Series tournaments in China and Hong Kong.
In a storied career, Dhoni has played 90 Tests, 309 ODIs and 83 T20Is. He also helped India lift two World Cup trophies.