An official launch revealing the names of the teams and the tournament and confirming venues is expected in April.
India lead the five-match series 1-0 having beaten Australia by six wickets in the first ODI in Hyderabad.
The two teams will play in the second and final T20I at the M. Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on Wednesday.
The selectors will announce the squad for all the seven games on Friday — two T20Is and five ODIs.
Starc will be replaced by Kane Richardson in the 15-man squad announced by Cricket Australia on Thursday.
The 1st T20I between India and New Zealand will take place on Wednesday, February 6, 2019.
India vs New Zealand: Former Indian skipper Sunil Gavaskar chose a MSD- less batting lineup for the upcoming three-match T20I series to start on Thursday.
UAE does have a very experienced bench waiting for opportunities. The coach has opted for some new and inexperienced faces to the starting XI, but didn’t get a much favourable result against Bahrain. But still, Alberto Zaccheroni would give the same combinations one more try with a possible change being Ahmed Khalil in place of Khamis Esmaeel.
Cheteshwar Pujara expects Virat Kohli to get through the third Test against Australia without any problems despite the India captain struggling with a back injury.
Thick outside edge as Virat Kohli chases a ball aimed at the 10th stump. Tim Paine with a dive as he fails to hold on to the ball. Indian skipper gets a reprieve before reaching his half-century. How costly could that prove to be to the Australians?