September 24, 2012: Vancouver, BC – Balmoral Resources Ltd. (Stock Profile – TSXV:BAR & OTCQX:BALMF) announced results from 5 drill holes which increase the depth extent of the Main portion of the high-grade Martiniere West Zone by more than 30% and the down-plunge extent of the Zone by 40%. Today’s results demonstrate continuity of the West Zone for 400 metres down plunge and to a vertical depth of 328 metres, below which it remains open and untested.
Drill hole MDW-12-62, the deepest hole to date on the Martiniere Property, returned an intercept of 8.08 g/t gold over 7.95 metres from the Main portion of the West Zone.
Drilling also indicates a significant broadening to depth of the Footwall 2 (FW2) structure which was intersected at a vertical depth of 392 metres in hole MDW-12-62.This FW2 intercept is 140 metres (55%) deeper than any previous significant gold intercept in the West Zone area. Hole MDW-12-64a, which represents the southwestern-most pierce point to date, intersected anomalous gold mineralization in the FW2 over a width of 49.30 meters (@ 1.01 g/t gold), including a core intercept of 3.65 g/t gold over 7.48 metres.
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