Here are the exclusive Golfweek LPGA power rankings for the week of Nov. 12-18, 2018:
10. Lexi Thompson
One last chance to extend winning each season (since 2013). Lost a heartbreaker at CME last year.
9. Lydia Ko
Spent time with swing coach Ted Oh ahead of Naples, Fla. Won the CME in 2014.
8. Nasa Hataoka
Two-time winner this season ranks second in putting and 10th in scoring.
7. Georgia Hall
British Open champ makes first start since Evian this week in Naples.
6. Sei Young Kim
That’s two top-4 finishes for Kim in China this fall.
5. So Yeon Ryu
Strong second half of 2019. Hasn’t finished outside the top 30 since mid-May.
4. Minjee Lee
Thirteen top-10s on the season, including a victory. Ranks second in greens in regulation.
3. Brooke Henderson
Canadian star makes her second home in Naples, and should be fresh at CME after week off.
2. Sung Hyun Park
Played in the final group at Blue Bay but dropped to a share of seventh after front-nine 40.
1. Ariya Jutanugarn
Make it three top-3 finishes in four events for “May” as she heads to a place she won last year. Gwk