THE heat was on batsmen, bowlers and fielders in Sunday's semi-finals of the Bendigo District Cricket Association's Twenty20 competition.
Eaglehawk and Huntly North Epsom were first to compete on the Queen Elizabeth Oval turf.
Last season's runner-up in the Twenty20 competition, Huntly North Epsom advanced to another grand final.
Power beat the Hawks by 42 runs.
Strathdale-Maristians and Bendigo United clashed in the second semi-final to be completed under the QEO lights.