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..
"He made the decisions according to match situations. He seems to be enjoying the captaincy and looks very relaxed," Manjrekar added.
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.
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 Titans registered a 7-wicket win over Sanju Samson-led Royals.
Hardik Pandya has led from the front with both bat and ball to ensure a top finish for his team in the league stage.
Kohli hit a 54-ball 73 as RCB moved into fourth position in the IPL points table.
After the bowlers produced a brilliant show to restrict Chennai to a below-par 133/5, Saha anchored the chase and took them home with five balls to spare.