JERSEY, CHANNEL ISLANDS--(Marketwire - September 22, 2010) -

RANDGOLD RESOURCES LIMITED
Incorporated in Jersey, Channel Islands
Reg. No. 62686
LSE Trading Symbol: RRS
Nasdaq Trading Symbol: GOLD
("Randgold Resources")

Randgold Resources announces that Mr. Robert Israel, a non executive director of Randgold Resources, sold 3,000 shares in Randgold Resources on 21 September 2010, at an average price of US$99.67.

Mr. Israel's holding in the company is now 35,263 ordinary shares or 0.04% of the current issued share capital.

Website: www.randgoldresources.com

Contact Information:

Randgold Resources Enquiries:

Chief Executive
Dr. Mark Bristow
+44 788 071 1386
+44 779 775 2288

Financial Director
Graham Shuttleworth
+44 1534 735 333
+44 779 614 4438

Investor & Media Relations
Kathy du Plessis
+44 20 7557 7738
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