City Oilers team poses for a group photo last year.

Temperatures were high last night as City Oilers claimed Game One of the five semi-final basketball series against Betway Power at Lugogo Indoor Stadium.

Oilers were in the lead in the first two quarters; 20-15 and 20-17, before Betway claimed the third quarter with a 22-12 win.

In the fourth quarter Oilers hyped the game and finished with 28-16, a total of 80-70 points.

In other games that were played KCCA Leopards beat A1 Challenge 63:57, while Pemba Warriors won over KIU Titans with 76-72 points.