Orinoco 'kicking goals' at Cascavel

THE use of sporting analogies by juniors in the resources sector has become a bit fashionable this week with Orinoco Gold in particular leading the way.

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Orinoco laid it on thick when describing the increased success it has started to have at the previously underperforming Cascavel project in Brazil.

"To me, Orinoco is a little like the AFL's number 1 draft pick of 2014 which for the next three seasons hardly got a game,” the company’s MD Jeremy Gray told the ASX.

“Injuries, distractions off the field and a growing lack of confidence were all to blame. Almost traded to the Lions over the summer and long forgotten, Orinoco was given a surprise inclusion for the opener against the Blues.

“Trailing by 4 goals with 10 minutes to play, Orinoco ran onto the ground and kicked 5 straight from outside 50. The Tiger fans were all excited as they left ...