Liz Lieu joins ISPT team
Liz Lieu is newest International Stadiums Poker Tour (ISPT) ambassador, joining Michael Mizrachi and Sam Trickett on the ISPT team. "ISPT is pioneering the world of poker in a bold and creative way. This event will create a lot of positive attention for this game, said the Vietnamese born player, who moved to the USA as a teenager. “I am very excited by the concept and I’m sure that ISPT will be remembered in poker history. “My role will be to act as an ambassador of the tournament and share my opinion on this event. I not only want players to know about the historic nature of the event, I want them to see that it’s going to be a tremendous amount of fun."
The inaugural International Stadiums Poker Tour is a seven day live and online poker tournament that is slated to take place atn Wembley Stadium from May 31st 2013. A prizepool of €20,000,000 and a field of 30,000 players are apparently expected. Initially players will play on their laptop in the stadium until just 3,000 players remain. Action will then move ‘offline’ and on to the pitch itself to play down to a winner.
More information on the tournament can be found at www.ispt.com