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Second largest diamond in history unearthed in Botswana - The Independent

The world's second largest diamond has been discovered in Botswana – and it is the size of a tennis ball. Lucara Diamond Firm, a Canadian firm operating in the southern African nation, announced the discovery of the 1,111-carat stone in Karowe mine ...and more »

Biggest diamond in more than a century unearthed in Botswana - Malay Mail Online

AFP picGABORONE, Nov 19 — A 1,111-carat gem-quality diamond, second in size only to the Cullinan diamond cut into the British Crown jewels, has been unearthed by Lucara Diamond Corp in Botswana. The Type-IIa stone, just smaller than a tennis ball, is ...and more »

Biggest diamond in 100 years adds $150 million to miner - CNNMoney

What better way to add luster to your mining shares than to unearth the world's second biggest diamond? Shares in Lucara (LUCRF) soared 32% after it unveiled a stone of 1,111 carats -- which it says is the biggest gem quality diamond found in more than ...and more »

Massive 1111-carat diamond mined in Botswana - Stuff.co.nz

A small Canadian diamond company has found what it says is the world's second-biggest gem quality diamond ever recovered, and the largest in more than a century, at its mine in Botswana. Lucara Diamond Corp said on Wednesday the 1,111-carat stone was ...and more »

Biggest Diamond In Over a Century Found in Botswana - Newsweek

A Vancouver-based diamond and exploration company working in Botswana recovered a 1,111-carat diamond, the second-largest gem-quality diamond in the world and the largest unearthed in over a century. The Lucara Diamond Company announced on Thursday ...and more »

Largest diamond in over century found in Botswana - Phys.Org

A 1,111 carat "high quality diamond" has been discovered at a mine in Botswana, said to be the biggest find in more than a century, according to the mine company. The gem, only second in size to the Cullinan diamond which was unearthered in South ...and more »

The 2nd-largest diamond ever found was just recovered from a mine in Africa - Business Insider

A small Canadian diamond company has announced the discovery of the world's second-biggest gem-quality diamond ever recovered. Lucara Diamond Corp. said the 1,111-carat stone was found at its Karowe mine in north-central Botswana. The Type IIa diamond ...and more »

This is the biggest diamond found in more than 100 years - Wired.co.uk

The biggest diamond to be unearthed in over a century has been found by the Lucara Diamond Corporation in Botswana. The 1,111 carat diamond is just smaller than a tennis ball but has a value "impossible to estimate" according to experts at BMO Capitals ...and more »

Diamond as big as a tennis ball found in Botswana - Irish Times

A 1,111 carat gem-quality diamond, second in size only to the Cullinan diamond cut into the British Crown jewels, has been unearthed by Lucara Diamond Corporation in Botswana. The Type-IIa stone, just smaller than a tennis ball, is the largest diamond ...and more »

Value of huge Botswana diamond still unknown - The Guardian

Lucara mining firm attracts many inquiries to buy 1,111-carat gem but says stone not yet valued as it's too big for onsite equipment and must be flown to Antwerp. Ian Sample Science editor. @iansample. Thu 19 Nov 2015 13.58 EST Last modified on Wed 29 ...and more »