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Pokemon GO: Best Ultra League Premier Cup Team - GO Battle League August 2021

By Sam Woods

August 9, 2021

The last rotation of the Pokemon GO GO Battle League is always one of the most competitive as players vie to climb as high as they can before the scores are reset.

We’re now in the eighth season of the competitive mode and there are three different classes players can choose from this time out.

They are the Master League and Master League Classic, as well as the Ultra League Premier Cup, which removes any Legendary Pokemon from the pool.

So you can prepare, here are the best Ultra League Premier Cup Pokemon and the best team choices you can make.

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Pokemon Top 25

According to PVP ranking website PvPoke, here are the top 25(ish) picks for the Ultra League Premier Cup in the upcoming round:

  • Galarian Stunfisk (XL) – Mud Shot/Rock Slide/Earthquake
  • Swampert – Mud Shot/Hydro Cannon/Earthquake
  • Abomasnow (Shadow XL/XL) – Powder Snow/Weather Ball/Energy Ball
  • Jellicent (XL) – Hex/Bubble Beam/Shadow Ball
  • Sirfetch’d – Counter/Leag Blade/Brave Bird
  • Nidoqueen (Shadow XL) – Poison Jab/Poison Fang/Earth Power
  • Scrafty (XL) – Counter/Foul Play/Power-Up Punch
  • Machamp (Shadow) – Counter/Cross Chop/Rock Slide
  • Ferrothorn (XL) – Bullet Seed/Power Whip/Flash Cannon
  • Escavalier – Counter/Drill Run/Megahorn
  • Mandibuzz (XL) – Snarl/Foul Play/Aerial Ace
  • Skarmory (XL) – Air Slash/Brave Bird/Sky Attack
  • Meganium (XL) – Vine Whip, Frenzy Plant, Earthquake
  • Politoed (XL) – Mud Shot/Weather Ball/Blizzard
  • Dragalage (XL) – Dragon Tail/Aqua Tail/Outrage
  • Drifblim (XL) – Hex/Icy Wind/Shadow Ball
  • Roserade – Poison Jab/Weather Ball/Leaf Storm
  • Venusaur (Shadow) – Vine Whip/Frenzy Plant/Sludge Bomb
  • Goodra – Dragon Breath/Power Whip/Muddy Water
  • Primape (XL) – Counter/Night Slash/Close Combat
  • Snorlax (Shadow) – Lick/Body Slam/Super Power
  • Steelix (XL) – Dragon Tail/Earthquake/Crunch
  • Magnezone (Shadow) – Spark/Wild Charge/Mirror Shot
  • Ninetales (Alolan XL) Powder Snow/Weather Ball/Psyshock
  • Talonflame (XL) – Incinerate/Brave Bird/Flame Charge

Best Ultra League Premkier Cup Team Choices August 2021

Here are some team choices that we feel can help propel you to greatness this season.

  • Galarian Stunfisk/Swampert/Abomasnow
  • Magnezone/Goodra/Nidoqueen
  • Meganium/Steelix/Machamp
  • Scrafty/Ferrothorn/Ninetales
  • Dragalge/Drifblim/Sirfetch’d
  • Talonflame/Snorlax/Roserade

Now, it’s always a tough one as every team will have weaknesses, however, we feel that these are some of the best Ultra League Premier Cup team options in August 2021 due to their coverage, strengths and weaknesses.

Provided you pick a balanced team using the above Pokemon, you should be in with a good shot!

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Sam Woods
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Sam is the Managing Editor at DualShockers. He's been playing video games for as long as he can remember and you can regularly find him on his Nintendo Switch. When he's not playing games, he'll no doubt be suffering watching his beloved Ipswich Town.

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