The top 10 PBA players from the 2018 PBA Tour Point List along with the 2018 defending champion (Dom Barrett) received invitations to the 2019 DHC PBA Japan Invitational.
Additionally, three (3) sponsor picks were selected by the DHC PBA Japan Invitational Organizing Committee. One bowler from the Korea Professional Bowlers Association (KPBA) and one PWBA member will also be invited, bringing the total number of invitations to 16. The field will be completed by 32 players from Japan.
Kyle Troup (sponsor pick)
Sean Rash (sponsor pick)
Chris Barnes (sponsor pick)
Hee Yeo Yun (KPBA representative)