Best Galarian Ponyta counters in Pokémon GO

Raid Battles

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

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          Best Galarian Ponyta counters

          Fast Attack
          Charged Attack
          1Mega TyranitarMega Pokémon iconMega TyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 49.392621.312106.1s133.3
          2Mega GengarMega Pokémon iconMega GengarGhostLick *GhostShadow Ball 56.511747.40392.8s133.3
          3Shadow TyranitarShadow Pokémon iconShadow TyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 50.171750.353104.7s121.9
          4Mega BanetteMega Pokémon iconMega BanetteGhostShadow Claw GhostShadow Ball 51.111478.90386.8s118.5
          5Mega RayquazaMega Pokémon iconMega RayquazaDragonDragon Tail FlyingDragon Ascent 46.131630.733106.1s112.5
          6GholdengoGholdengoGhostHex GhostShadow Ball 39.922425.392121.5s111.4
          7Mega HoundoomMega Pokémon iconMega HoundoomDarkSnarl DarkFoul Play 44.711703.263114.3s111.1
          8Shadow CursolaShadow Pokémon iconShadow CursolaGhostHex GhostShadow Ball 48.811277.80378.5s110.4
          9Shadow MewtwoShadow Pokémon iconShadow MewtwoPsychicPsycho Cut GhostShadow Ball *44.111511.993102.8s106.7
          10ChandelureChandelureGhostHex GhostShadow Ball 42.841560.653109.3s105.2
          11TyranitarTyranitarDarkBite DarkBrutal Swing 41.481716.173124.1s105.2
          12Giratina (Origin Forme)Giratina (Origin Forme)GhostShadow Claw GhostShadow Force *40.211815.60290.3s104.2
          13Mega ScizorMega Pokémon iconMega ScizorBugFury Cutter BugX-Scissor 37.622090.472111.1s102.7
          14Mega GyaradosMega Pokémon iconMega GyaradosDarkBite DarkCrunch 39.651773.413134.2s102.5
          15Mega PinsirMega Pokémon iconMega PinsirBugBug Bite BugX-Scissor 42.301449.723102.8s102.3
          16Mega AlakazamMega Pokémon iconMega AlakazamPsychicPsycho Cut GhostShadow Ball 42.981371.15395.7s102.1
          17Hoopa (Confined)Hoopa (Confined)GhostAstonish GhostShadow Ball 39.851663.073125.2s101.3
          18Shadow WeavileShadow Pokémon iconShadow WeavileDarkSnarl DarkFoul Play 46.64986.84484.6s100.0
          19VolcaronaVolcaronaBugBug Bite BugBug Buzz 39.741548.423116.9s99.3
          20Mega GardevoirMega Pokémon iconMega GardevoirGrassMagical Leaf GhostShadow Ball 39.381586.223120.8s99.2
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          About the results

          Our guide provides detailed information on recommended Pokémon and moves that are most effective against Galarian Ponyta in Raid Battles. Whether you're looking for the best counters to take Galarian Ponyta 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 Galarian Ponyta 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 Galarian Ponyta counter is Mega Tyranitar, followed by Mega Gengar, Shadow Tyranitar, and Mega Banette. The table also includes Mega Rayquaza, Gholdengo, Mega Houndoom, and Shadow Cursola, among others. Each Pokemon's type is indicated by an icon beside their name.

          Galarian Ponyta type chart

          When fighting Galarian Ponyta, keep in mind the following that Psychic-type Pokémon are weak to Bug, Dark, and Ghost type moves. They take reduced damage from Fighting, and Psychic type moves.


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