THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – May 17, 2017) – Mexican Gold Corp. (“Mexican Gold” or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE:MEX) is pleased to announce that the final holes for its phase 1 infill/extension drilling program at its Las Minas gold project have expanded the footprint of the El Dorado/Juan Bran mineralized zone on strike. Additionally, high-grade mineralization has been intersected in a number of holes, including both upper and lower zones in diamond drill hole LM-17-ED-38 as well as holes LM-17-ED-31, LM-17-ED-35 and LM-JB-16.
The western boundary of the mineralized zone was extended on strike by holes LM-17-JB-15, LM-17-JB-16 and LM-17-JB-18. These holes intersected strong mineralization up to 90 metres beyond the extent of mineralization defined by earlier drilling.
A total of 24 diamond drill holes were drilled as part of the infill/ extension program during the period from February 18th to April 12th, 2015.