The Perth-born cricketer expressed his delight and is looking forward to working with Voges.
Here is all the news which hogged the limelight today.
He will replace Justin Langer who has been promoted as the head coach of the national team.
Bancroft has only played eight Tests thus far after making his debut against England in the Ashes in Brisbane
He was proud to be part of the three-time champion team over the last seven seasons.
Skipper Adam Voges stood there till the end to take his team home with an unbeaten half century.
Voges was named the player of the match for his heroic knock.
It will be the clash between the no. 2 and 3 teams in the points table.
The team management is expected to announce their interim captain soon.
There are four Australians in his team.