At the end of the 2018 LPGA Tour season just three North Americans finished among the top ten in the Race to the CME Globe.
World number one Ariya Jutanugarn and rival Minjee are set to do battle at the Women's Australian Open in February.
Bigger and better seems to be the motto for the LPGA heading into 2019, after it unveiled its new-look schedule for the coming year.
The LPGA has announced it will co-sanction a ground-breaking new tournament where men and women compete for equal prize money in 2019.
Lexi Thompson cruised to victory in the CME Group Tour Championship on Sunday, while Ariya Jutanugarn claimed the Race to the CME Globe.
Lexi Thompson remains on course for a maiden CME Group Tour Championship crown after holding on to her three-shot lead on Saturday.
Lexi Thompson is eyeing a first victory in over a year after taking a three-shot lead on the second day of the LPGA's season-ending CME Group Tour Championship in Florida.
Amy Olson blistered Tiburón Golf Club for a nine-under-par-63 in the first round of the LPGA’s season-ending CME Group Tour Championship.
World No 1 Ariya Jutanugarn looked set to retain her lead at the Blue Bay LPGA in China on Saturday - until some last-minute fireworks from Gaby Lopez.