He is scheduled to assume duties today (15) and it is reported that he would be paid an allowance of $ 10,000.
Tis tournament has been getting delayed since last year while the LPL was scheduled to be held between August 18 to September 10 last year.
Russel Arnold had served as the tournament director for this tournament.
Last year, Russel had placed a Twitter message on July 06th 2018, stating that the LPL had been postponed indefinitely. The message link is posted below.
However, by the time the tournament was postponed, Arnold had been paid for three months at the rate of $ 10,000 per month.