Best Sharpedo counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Sharpedo counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega SceptileMega Pokémon iconMega SceptileBugFury Cutter GrassFrenzy Plant *80.401818.91245.2s175.3
          2Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail FlyingDragon Ascent 67.072173.86264.8s160.0
          3Mega GardevoirMega Pokémon iconMega GardevoirFairyCharm FairyDazzling Gleam 72.631449.32359.9s153.5
          4Keldeo (Ordinary)Keldeo (Ordinary)FightingLow Kick FightingSacred Sword 64.212083.15264.9s153.2
          5TerrakionTerrakionFightingDouble Kick FightingSacred Sword *71.541500.80362.9s153.1
          6KartanaKartanaGrassRazor Leaf GrassLeaf Blade 72.501431.92359.2s152.8
          7Shadow RaikouShadow Pokémon iconShadow RaikouElectricThunder Shock ElectricWild Charge 71.051373.49358.0s149.0
          8ZekromZekromElectricCharge Beam ElectricFusion Bolt *63.821888.42259.2s148.8
          9XurkitreeXurkitreeElectricThunder Shock ElectricDischarge 72.791213.30350.0s147.1
          10Mega BlazikenMega Pokémon iconMega BlazikenFightingCounter FightingFocus Blast 73.331179.78464.4s146.9
          11Shadow MachampShadow Pokémon iconShadow MachampFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 70.831299.70355.1s146.6
          12Mega VenusaurMega Pokémon iconMega VenusaurGrassVine Whip GrassFrenzy Plant *61.751949.27263.1s146.4
          13Shadow ElectivireShadow Pokémon iconShadow ElectivireElectricThunder Shock ElectricWild Charge 74.021076.82458.2s144.6
          14Mega ManectricMega Pokémon iconMega ManectricElectricThunder Fang ElectricWild Charge 70.041259.20353.9s144.2
          15Shadow ZapdosShadow Pokémon iconShadow ZapdosElectricThunder Shock *ElectricThunderbolt 69.301278.01355.3s143.6
          16Shaymin (Sky)Shaymin (Sky)GrassMagical Leaf GrassGrass Knot 65.061509.50369.6s142.8
          17Shadow MagnezoneShadow Pokémon iconShadow MagnezoneElectricSpark ElectricWild Charge 68.061297.07357.2s142.2
          18ZarudeZarudeGrassVine Whip GrassPower Whip 58.532023.47269.1s141.9
          19Shadow HariyamaShadow Pokémon iconShadow HariyamaFightingCounter FightingDynamic Punch 67.301319.26358.8s141.6
          20Shadow SceptileShadow Pokémon iconShadow SceptileBugFury Cutter GrassFrenzy Plant *71.401100.23461.6s141.5
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          About the results

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

          Sharpedo type chart

          When fighting Sharpedo, keep in mind the following that Water and Dark-type Pokémon are weak to Bug, Electric, Fairy, Fighting, and Grass type moves. They take reduced damage from Dark, Fire, Ghost, Ice, Steel, Water, and Psychic type moves.


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