VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Sept. 17, 2013) - Ascot Resources Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:AOT), pursuant to its stock option plan, has granted stock options to directors, consultants and employees for a total of 2,600,000 shares in the capital stock of the Company. The options are exercisable on or before September 17, 2018 at a price of $0.95 per share.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF ASCOT RESOURCES LTD.

John A Toffan, President and Director

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Contact Information:

Ascot Resources Ltd.
Bob Evans
CFO and Director
(604) 379-1170
(604) 684-9877 (FAX)
www.ascotresources.ca