The tournament kickstarted on 15th August with final to be played on 6th September.
His team also won the game by 23 runs.
He announced his retirement from all forms of the game on Sunday.
A total of 24 matches will be played.
Follow all the live updates from the Player Auction for the KPL 2018 edition.
Karun Nair will be joining the India Test squad for the five-match series in England.
From the Indian Premier League to the Karnataka Premier League, the list features all the top teams.
First 16 matches of KPL saw a four-time growth in viewership of the tournament.
The Panthers were excellent with both bat and bowl, with Hoover’s 52-ball 81 helping them to a comfortable six-wicket victory.
When the winning runs were scored, the whole of the Belagavi unit raced onto the field to embrace Stuart Binny (8 not out) and Kishore Kamat (5 not out).