Stroud Resources Announces Grant of Stock Options

TORONTO, March 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Stroud Resources Ltd. (“Stroud” or the “Company”) (TSXV:SDR) announced today that, subject to regulatory approval, it has granted incentive stock options to
directors and officers of the Company to purchase an aggregate of 7,500,000 common shares under the
Company’s Stock Option Plan. Each option is exercisable at a price of $0.05 per common share, expires
three years from the date of grant and vests on the date of grant.

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For further information: Mr. Mirsad Jakubovic, Chief Executive Officer, Stroud
Resources Ltd.,
Tel: (416) 888-8731,
mirsad@cpamba.ca