Best Vigoroth counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best overall

          Highest DPS

          Highest TDO

          Best Vigoroth counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail FlyingDragon Ascent 39.682287.112115.3s109.3
          2Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFightingCounter FightingFocus Blast 44.931170.834104.2s101.5
          3TerrakionTerrakionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *42.641302.33391.6s100.2
          4Mega AlakazamMega Pokémon iconMega AlakazamFightingCounter *FightingFocus Blast 40.971300.59395.2s97.2
          5Keldeo (Ordinary)Keldeo (Ordinary)FightingLow Kick FightingSacred Sword 39.481439.993109.4s97.0
          6Shadow MachampShadow Pokémon iconShadow MachampFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 42.391098.364103.6s95.6
          7Shadow HariyamaShadow Pokémon iconShadow HariyamaFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 39.701104.454111.3s91.2
          8ConkeldurrConkeldurrFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 36.421244.653102.5s88.1
          9Galarian ZapdosGalarian ZapdosFightingCounter FightingClose Combat 33.171606.743145.3s87.5
          10Shadow MewtwoShadow Pokémon iconShadow MewtwoPsychicPsycho Cut FightingFocus Blast 35.881227.253102.6s86.8
          11LucarioLucarioFightingCounter FightingAura Sphere 40.76810.23599.4s86.1
          12BuzzwoleBuzzwoleFightingCounter FightingSuperpower 32.211556.613145.0s84.9
          13Mega LopunnyMega Pokémon iconMega LopunnyFightingDouble Kick FightingFocus Blast 37.12992.404106.9s84.4
          14Shadow Sirfetch'dShadow Pokémon iconShadow Sirfetch'dFightingCounter FightingClose Combat 38.87857.035110.2s84.2
          15Shadow BlazikenShadow Pokémon iconShadow BlazikenFightingCounter FightingFocus Blast 40.26758.12594.2s83.9
          16PheromosaPheromosaFightingLow Kick FightingFocus Blast 39.50780.00598.7s83.3
          17Mega PinsirMega Pokémon iconMega PinsirBugFury Cutter FightingSuperpower 30.711648.913161.1s83.1
          18MachampMachampFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 35.051078.114123.0s82.5
          19VirizionVirizionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *31.461462.183139.4s82.1
          20HawluchaHawluchaFightingLow Kick FightingFlying Press 33.321225.293110.3s82.1
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Vigoroth in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Vigoroth 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 Vigoroth 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 Vigoroth counter is Mega Rayquaza, followed by Mega Blaziken, Terrakion, and Mega Alakazam. The table also includes Keldeo (Ordinary), Shadow Machamp, Shadow Hariyama, and Conkeldurr, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Vigoroth type chart

          When fighting Vigoroth, 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.