White Knight Resources Ltd.

White Knight Resources Ltd.

October 17, 2005 14:06 ET

White Knight Resources Ltd.: Drilling Begins at Cottonwood and McClusky Pass Properties, Cortez Trend

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 17, 2005) - White Knight Resources Ltd. (the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:WKR) is pleased to announce that drilling has commenced on both the McClusky Pass and the Cottonwood properties. The Cottonwood property is located within the centre of the Cortez Trend, approximately 5 miles north east of the Gold Bar mine. McClusky Pass is on the intersection of the Cortez Fault and a major NE trending structure. It also adjoins U.S. Gold's Tonkin Springs property.

About White Knight Resources Ltd.

White Knight is an exploration company active in finding and exploring mineral prospects. The Company has been exploring Nevada since 1993 and currently controls the second largest land holding in the Cortez Trend. Its property portfolio includes 18 properties (over 60,000 acres), sixteen of which are located in the Cortez Trend. The 2005 exploration season is very active for the Company as the total anticipated drilling exposure during the 2005 field season is expected to be approximately 70,000 feet.

On behalf of the Board of Directors,

Kareen McKinnon, Vice President, Corporate Development

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

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