Best Tauros counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

Looking for the best ways to take down Tauros in Pokémon GO Raid Battles? Our guide has got you covered with a comprehensive list of the top Tauros counters, including the highest DPS and tankiest options.

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          Highest DPS

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          Best Tauros counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail FlyingDragon Ascent 32.691455.143133.5s84.4
          2Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFightingCounter FightingFocus Blast 36.57805.625110.2s79.2
          3TerrakionTerrakionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *35.83760.475106.1s76.9
          4Keldeo (Ordinary)Keldeo (Ordinary)FightingLow Kick FightingSacred Sword 33.25853.585128.4s74.8
          5Shadow MachampShadow Pokémon iconShadow MachampFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 35.34669.986113.8s73.7
          6Mega AlakazamMega Pokémon iconMega AlakazamFightingCounter *FightingFocus Blast 33.25747.985112.5s72.4
          7Shadow HariyamaShadow Pokémon iconShadow HariyamaFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 33.52679.996121.7s71.1
          8LucarioLucarioFightingCounter FightingAura Sphere 33.04674.466122.5s70.2
          9ConkeldurrConkeldurrFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 30.29759.335125.4s67.8
          10Mega LopunnyMega Pokémon iconMega LopunnyFightingDouble Kick FightingFocus Blast 30.13706.396140.7s66.3
          11Shadow BlazikenShadow Pokémon iconShadow BlazikenFightingCounter FightingFocus Blast 32.80521.247111.2s65.5
          12Shadow MewtwoShadow Pokémon iconShadow MewtwoPsychicPsycho Cut FightingFocus Blast 29.40708.226144.5s65.1
          13Galarian ZapdosGalarian ZapdosFightingCounter FightingClose Combat 27.19893.225164.2s65.1
          14VirizionVirizionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *25.96955.084147.2s63.9
          15BuzzwoleBuzzwoleFightingCounter FightingSuperpower 26.62882.895165.9s63.9
          16CobalionCobalionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *25.97947.614146.0s63.8
          17Shadow Sirfetch'dShadow Pokémon iconShadow Sirfetch'dFightingCounter FightingClose Combat 31.74512.668129.2s63.6
          18MachampMachampFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 29.12657.126135.4s63.5
          19Primal GroudonPrimal GroudonGroundMud Shot GroundPrecipice Blades *25.50943.574148.0s62.9
          20Mega PinsirMega Pokémon iconMega PinsirBugFury Cutter FightingSuperpower 25.41943.924148.6s62.7
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Tauros in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Tauros down quickly with high DPS, or the tankiest counters that can withstand its attacks, our guide has something for every trainer.

          This table displays a list of best Tauros counters in Pokémon GO with their Fast Attacks, Charged Attacks, DPS (damage per second), TDO (total damage output), faints, TTW (time to win), and score. The list is sorted by the score, which is calculated based on the DPS, TDO, faints, and TTW.

          The top-ranked Tauros counter is Mega Rayquaza, followed by Mega Blaziken, Terrakion, and Keldeo (Ordinary). The table also includes Shadow Machamp, Mega Alakazam, Shadow Hariyama, and Lucario, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Tauros type chart

          When fighting Tauros, keep in mind the following that Normal-type Pokémon are weak to Fighting type moves. They take reduced damage from Ghost type moves.


          Type chart shows the percentage (%) of damage taken from an incoming attack of a particular type.