Best Zekrom counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best overall

          Highest DPS

          Highest TDO

          Best Zekrom counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Primal GroudonPrimal GroudonGroundMud Shot GroundPrecipice Blades *32.711144.6814489.9s79.6
          2Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail DragonOutrage 37.26622.7025417.8s75.3
          3Shadow GarchompShadow Pokémon iconShadow GarchompDragonDragon Tail DragonOutrage 31.10634.8924489.9s66.1
          4Shadow SalamenceShadow Pokémon iconShadow SalamenceDragonDragon Tail DragonOutrage *35.07382.8440436.7s63.7
          5Mega SalamenceMega Pokémon iconMega SalamenceDragonDragon Tail DragonOutrage *30.37569.6327506.5s63.2
          6Mega LatiosMega Pokémon iconMega LatiosDragonDragon Breath DragonDragon Claw 30.10539.1428501.5s61.9
          7Shadow MamoswineShadow Pokémon iconShadow MamoswineGroundMud-Slap IceAvalanche 30.88488.0731490.0s61.6
          8Shadow DragoniteShadow Pokémon iconShadow DragoniteDragonDragon Tail DragonOutrage 32.60400.3138466.7s61.0
          9Mega GardevoirMega Pokémon iconMega GardevoirFairyCharm FairyDazzling Gleam 29.89496.5731515.1s60.3
          10Mega LatiasMega Pokémon iconMega LatiasDragonDragon Breath DragonOutrage 27.16588.1526562.9s58.6
          11GroudonGroudonGroundMud Shot GroundPrecipice Blades *25.74685.8622586.3s58.5
          12Shadow LatiosShadow Pokémon iconShadow LatiosDragonDragon Breath DragonDragon Claw 30.27404.6738508.0s57.9
          13GarchompGarchompDragonDragon Tail DragonOutrage 25.57622.1025608.1s56.8
          14ZekromZekromDragonDragon Breath DragonOutrage 26.16578.0126574.6s56.7
          15Shadow RhyperiorShadow Pokémon iconShadow RhyperiorGroundMud-Slap GroundEarthquake 26.27543.2328579.1s56.0
          16RayquazaRayquazaDragonDragon Tail DragonOutrage 29.14379.2740520.6s55.3
          17DialgaDialgaDragonDragon Breath DragonDraco Meteor 25.19570.7627611.8s55.0
          18KyuremKyuremDragonDragon Breath IceGlaciate *27.13445.6934558.5s54.6
          19SalamenceSalamenceDragonDragon Tail DragonOutrage *28.54372.3241535.0s54.2
          20ExcadrillExcadrillGroundMud-Slap GroundScorching Sands 24.51573.9427632.3s53.9
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Zekrom in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Zekrom 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 Zekrom 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 Zekrom counter is Primal Groudon, followed by Mega Rayquaza, Shadow Garchomp, and Shadow Salamence. The table also includes Mega Salamence, Mega Latios, Shadow Mamoswine, and Shadow Dragonite, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Zekrom type chart

          When fighting Zekrom, keep in mind the following that Dragon and Electric-type Pokémon are weak to Dragon, Fairy, Ground, and Ice type moves. They take reduced damage from Fire, Flying, Grass, Steel, Water, and Electric type moves.


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