Today is the annual LIPS (Ladies International Poker Series) Poker Queen Grand Championship. Great buzz is in the air about the event today and this will be one of the greatest poker championships for women this year! Cards fly at 12:00pm PST and the event will start live coverage with a streaming feed around 2:00pm PST.
We are going to be providing live updates throughout the event, so hope you will follow us and be as excited that Zynga Bingo is the sponsor of this amazing poker tournament in Las Vegas! There's $50,000 in poker tournament winnings for the final table, so we'll be cheering on the players at the final table.
10:00am: Women from all over the world are coming in this morning to register at the Golden Nugget Ballroom, where tables are lined up, dealers are ready to deal and cards ready to fly. Looks like everyone's grabbing breakfast and coffee to start their day. We expect to see this room full in the next hour!
10:30am: It's getting crowded and great such a great turnout this year. We are testing our live stream now, so it will be ready around 2:00pm PST. We'll provide the live stream link once it's streaming today. It's fantastic to see all these women have a passion of for games, such as poker, bingo and other competitve events.
11:00am: Cards are in the air and we have 38 tables, so over 350+ players. Late registration is allowed for the first few blind levels, so we'll have a bit more in the next hour. The live streaming will be a little delayed today since we have so many players in the field, but we'll post a link once it's live.
12:00pm: First break and some players have been eliminated. There's been some bad beats and great play the first hour. Prize pool is over 67K for final table!
4:00pm: Live Stream is coming in a few minutes. Next break is over, so will be starting shortly. You can watch the feature table live here: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/lipschick
Cards are in the air everyone!