Underworld Resources Inc.
TSX VENTURE : UW

Underworld Resources Inc.

April 27, 2010 18:57 ET

Update on Kinross Offer-Kinross Now Owns 81.6% of Underworld Shares

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire – April 27, 2010)

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Underworld Resources Inc. ("Underworld") (TSX VENTURE:UW) is pleased to announce that pursuant to the news release of Kinross Gold Corporation ("Kinross") issued on April 26th, Kinross has taken up and paid for an additional 38,744,878 common shares of Underworld ("Underworld Shares") under its offer to acquire all of the outstanding Underworld Shares. As a result of this acquisition, Kinross now beneficially owns a total of 42,663,059 Underworld Shares, or 81.6% of the issued and outstanding Underworld Shares on a fully diluted basis. Following completion of the exchange of the outstanding Underworld employee stock options for replacement Kinross stock options in the manner contemplated by the terms of the Kinross offer, a process that is expected to be completed shortly, this will represent approximately 87.0% of the issued and outstanding common shares on a fully-diluted basis.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

"Adrian Fleming"

President and Chief Executive Officer

Forward-Looking Information
Some of the information contained in this news release is forward-looking, in particular the description of the exchange of Underworld stock options for Kinross stock options. Forward-looking information is subject to risks and uncertainties beyond Underworld's control, including, but not exclusively, the risk that such exchange of options may not occur. As such, you are advised not to place undue weight on forward-looking information. Other than as required by law, Underworld undertakes no obligation to update its forward-looking information.

The TSX Venture Exchange does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

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