Tamim Iqbal was batting on a score of 60 off 89 deliveries, hitting two boundaries in the process © Getty Images

Tamim Iqbal was batting on a score of 60 off 89 deliveries, hitting two boundaries in the process © Getty Images

Tamim Iqbal and Mahmudullah brought up the 100-run stand for the third wicket, aside from bringing up their respective half-centuries as Bangladesh reached a score of 124 for the loss of two wickets at the end of 32 overs during their warm-up encounter against Pakistan at the Blacktown Olympic Park Oval in Sydney on Monday. The partnership between the two was worth 108, with Iqbal and Mahmudullah batting on scores of 60 and 50 off 89 and 83 deliveries respectively , as Pakistan were beginning to desperately look for a breakthrough. LIVE BLOG: Bangladesh vs Pakistan ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 warm-up match

The day started with Bangladesh winning the toss and electing to bat. Anamul Haque was the first batsman to depart, getting caught by Sohaib Maqsood off the bowling of rookie pacer Sohail Khan for a seven-ball duck. Bangladesh had added 16 runs to their tally when Pakistan decided to introduce spin early into their attack, resulting in the departure of Mominul Haque departed on a score of seven, getting caught and bowled off the bowling of spinner Haris Sohail. ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: POINTS TABLE

While Bangladesh play Ireland later in the warm-up stages before playing Afghanistan in their opening Pool A encounter on February 18, Pakistan will play England on February 11 before playing India in a cracker of a contest at Adelaide on February 15.  ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: SCHEDULE & MATCH DETAILS

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