Shane Bond, with the squad as the 'fourth coach', is assisting bowling coach Shane Jurgensen while also working with the team's spinners.
The five-time champions could only manage a modest 129/8 which Delhi Capitals chased down for a four-wicket win.
Pandya, who has hardly bowled ever since returning to action after a back surgery last year, missed his second successive IPL game in the UAE leg.
Bond had earlier served as bowling coach of New Zealand men's team from 2012-to 2015 and also helped out as recently as 2019 in a T20 series against England.
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Bond couldn't really say what India might do if they win the toss but he expects the Kiwis to dominate should Williamson call it correctly.
Bumrah said he was always fascinated by how Bond bowled in his playing days and tries speaking to the MI bowling coach even when he is on India duty.
Delhi Capitals very talented side, but our team matches strongly against theirs: Mumbai Indians' Shane Bond
Mumbai Indians has played three games in the ongoing edition so far, managing to win two games just like Delhi Capitals.