Polo Resources Limited ("Polo Resources", "Polo" or "the Company") -
Directors' Share Dealings and Exercise of Options

TORONTO, Aug. 3 /CNW/ - Polo Resources Limited (AIM and TSX: POL) announces that it has issued 17,000,000 ordinary shares of no par value in the Company ("Ordinary Shares") following the exercise of options granted pursuant to the Company's share option plan. The price paid per Ordinary Share was between 3.5 pence and 5 pence.

Application will be made for the new Ordinary Shares, which rank pari passu in all respects with the Company's existing ordinary shares, to be admitted to trading on AIM which is expected to occur on or about 6 August 2010.

On admission the Company's issued share capital will be 2,412,678,956 ordinary shares of no par value. The total number of voting rights in the Company will be 2,412,678,956. This figure may be used by shareholders as the denominator for the calculations by which they will determine whether they are required to notify their interests in, or a change to their interest in, the Company under the FSA's Disclosure and Transparency Rules.

The exercise of options referred to above includes the exercise of options by the following director of the Company.

    Name of     No. of shares   Exercise price  Total interest  Percentage of
    Director    being allotted  per share       following ex-   share capital
                pursuant                        ercise of       following ex-
                to exercise of                  option          ercise and on
                option                                          admission of
    Paul Ingram     15,000,000   (pnds stlg)      24,114,286            1.00

Following the above the directors of Polo will have the following interests in Polo:

    Name of                    Total interest          Percentage of share
    Director                   following admission     capital on admission
                               of Ordinary Shares      of Ordinary Shares
    Stephen R. Dattels            186,676,007                           7.74
    Neil Herbert                   69,132,954                           2.87
    Guy Elliott                    36,199,999                           1.50
    Jim Mellon                     24,500,000                           1.02
    Paul Ingram                    24,114,286                           1.00
    Bryan Smith                     9,287,240                           0.38
    Total                         349,910,486                          14.50

About the Company

Polo Resources is a natural resources investment company focused investing in undervalued companies and projects with strong fundamentals and attractive growth prospects. The Company will primarily invest in companies with producing assets and/or resources and reserves that have been verified under internationally recognised reporting standards. For complete details on Polo Resources: www.poloresources.com.


The AIM Market of London Stock Exchange plc does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release. No stock exchange, securities commission or other regulatory authority has approved or disapproved the information contained herein. All statements, other than statements of historical fact, in this news release are forward-looking statements that involve various risks and uncertainties, including, without limitation, statements regarding potential values, the future plans and objectives of Polo Resources Limited. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate, achievable or recognizable in the near term.

Actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. These and all subsequent written and oral forward-looking statements are based on the estimates and opinions of management on the dates they are made and are expressly qualified in their entirety by this notice. Polo Resources Limited assumes no obligation to update forward-looking statements should circumstances or management's estimates or opinions change.

SOURCE Polo Resources Limited

For further information: For further information: Polo Resources Limited: Neil Herbert, Executive Co-Chairman, + 27 82 404 36 37; Canaccord Genuity Limited, Ryan Gaffney/Bhavesh Patel, + 44 (0) 20 7050 6500; Toronto, James McVicar, Heenan Blaikie LLP, +1 416 643 6903; Financial Dynamics, Ben Brewerton/Ed Westropp, + 44 (0) 20 7831 3113

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