The 23-year-old Afghanistan spinner has posted a short video of him holding a golf club and replicating the shot, which has a hint of M S Dhoni's 'helicopter shot' and a bit of a hockey player's drag-flick. The video has received thousands of likes.
Pandya starred with both bat and ball and under his captaincy Gujarat Titans won IPL 2022..
Royals, led by Kerala star Sanju Samson, made it to the final of the just-concluded IPL 2022.
Rohit Sharma is currently the India captain in all three formats of the game, having taken over from Virat Kohli, but Pandya's on-and-off-the-field demeanour while leading Titans has impressed Vaughan.
Sangakkara commented about the team's oldest member, who could manage only 12 wickets in 17 games this IPL season.
Pandya led by example in Sunday's IPL final against 2008 champions Rajasthan Royals as Gujarat triumphed by seven wickets in front of more than 100,000 fans at their home ground in Ahmedabad.
Skipper Hardik Pandya led from the front with three wickets and 34 runs.
The English opener scored 106 off just 60 to give Royals a 7-wicket win in Qualifier 2.
Manjrekar advised Rahul to have fun and express himself while batting, instead of taking the burden of winning matches single-handedly.
Patidar cruised to a 49-ball century to remain unbeaten on 112 to set the base for RBC's victory LSG in the Eliminator.