How to beat Cliff in Pokemon Go – counters July 2022

Get ready to challenge Team GO Rocket and find out how to beat Cliff with our July 2022 guide.

Are you on your way to meet a Team Go Rocket leader? Arlo, Cliff, and Sierra may appear in Team GO Rocket lairs and you’ll need to prepare to challenge them.

Check out our guide – How to beat Cliff in July 2022:

  • Phase 1: Bulbasaur
  • Phase 2: Crobat / Venusaur / Omastar
  • Phase 3: Swampert / Torterra / Tyranitar

How to beat Cliff in Pokemon Go?

To succeed in your battle against Cliff, we advise you to prepare yourself because the confrontation will not be easy. Here is the list of the weaknesses of all Pokemon that Cliff could choose to send out during your battle:

Phase 1

Bulbasaur counters

Bulbasaur

Weaknesses: Fire, Ice, Flying, Psychic.

  • Mewtwo: Psycho Cut (Fast Move) / Psychic/Psystrike (Charge Move)
  • Moltres: Fire Spin (Fast Move) / Heat Wave/SkyAttack (Charge Move)
  • Tornadus: Gust (Fast Move) / Hurricane (Charge Move)
  • Darmanitan: Incinerate  (Fast Move) / Overheat/Psychic (Charge Move)
  • Honchkrow: Peck  (Fast Move) / Brave Bird (Charge Move)
  • Blaziken: Fire Spin (Fast Move) / Blast Burn (Charge Move)

Phase 2

Crobat counters

Crobat

Weaknesses: Electric, Ice, Psychic, Rock.

  • Mewtwo: Psycho Cut (Fast Move) / Psychic/Psystrike (Charge Move)
  • Alakazam: Psycho Cut (Fast Move) / Future Sight/Psychic (Charge Move)
  • Exeggutor: Confusion/Zen Headbutt (Fast Move) / Psychic (Charge Move)
  • Raikou: Thunder Shock (Fast Move) / Wild Charge (Charge Move)
  • Glaceon: Ice Shard (Fast Move) / Avalanche/Ice Beam (Charge Move)
  • Galarian Darmanitan: Ice Fang (Fast Move) / Avalanche (Charge Move)

Venusaur counters

Venusaur

Weaknesses: Fire, Ice, Flying, Psychic.

  • Alakazam: Psycho Cut (Fast Move) / Future Sight/Psychic (Charge Move)
  • Entei: Fire Spin (Fast Move) / Overheat (Charge Move)
  • Victini: Confusion (Fast Move) / V-create (Charge Move)
  • Chandelure: Fire Spin (Fast Move) / Overheat (Charge Move)
  • Weavile: Ice Shard (Fast Move) / Avalanche (Charge Move)
  • Rayquaza: Air Slash (Fast Move) / Aerial Ace/Hurricane (Charge Move)

Omastar counters

Omastar

Weaknesses: Electric, Ground, Fighting, Grass.

  • Zarude: Vine Whip (Fast Move) / Power Whip (Charge Move)
  • Tangrowth: Vine Whip (Fast Move) / Power Whip (Charge Move)
  • Roserade: Razor Leaf (Fast Move) / Leaf Storm (Charge Move)
  • Venusaur: Vine Whip (Fast Move) / Frenzy Plant (Charge Move)
  • Torterra: Razor Leaf (Fast Move) / Frenzy Plant (Charge Move)
  • Lucario: Counter (Fast Move) / Aura Sphere (Charge Move)

Phase 3

Swampert counters

Swampert

Weaknesses: Grass.

  • Zarude: Vine Whip (Fast Move) / Power Whip (Charge Move)
  • Tangrowth: Vine Whip (Fast Move) / Power Whip (Charge Move)
  • Roserade: Razor Leaf (Fast Move) / Leaf Storm (Charge Move)
  • Venusaur: Vine Whip (Fast Move) / Frenzy Plant (Charge Move)
  • Breloom: Bullet Seed (Fast Move) / Grass Knot (Charge Move)
  • Leafeon: Razor Leaf (Fast Move) / Leaf Blade (Charge Move)

Torterra counters

Torterra

Weaknesses: Bug, Fire, Flying, Ice.

  • Mewtwo: Confusion (Fast Move) / Ice Beam (Charge Move)
  • Glaceon: Ice Shard (Fast Move) / Avalanche/Ice Beam (Charge Move)
  • Lapras: Frost Breath/Ice Shard (Fast Move) / Blizzard/Ice Beam (Charge Move)
  • Jynx: Frost Breath (Fast Move) / Ice Breath (Charge Move)
  • Mamoswine: Powder Snow (Fast Move) / Avalanche (Charge Move)
  • Galarian Darmanitan: Ice Fang (Fast Move) / Avalanche  (Charge Move)

Tyranitar counters

Tyranitar

Weaknesses: Bug, Fighting, Fairy, Steel, Grass, Ground, Water.

  • Blaziken: Counter (Fast Move) / Focus Blast (Charge Move)
  • Conkeldurr: Counter (Fast Move) / Dynamic Punch (Charge Move)
  • Breloom: Counter (Fast Move) / Dynamic Punch (Charge Move)
  • Lucario: Counter (Fast Move) / Aura Sphere (Charge Move)
  • Sirfetch’d: Counter (Fast Move) / Close Combat (Charge Move)
  • Machamp: Counter (Fast Move) / Dynamic Punch (Charge Move)

What is the best team to defeat Cliff in Pokemon Go?

Following the weaknesses of Cliff’s pokemon for this month, we recommend Mewtwo, Zarude, and Galarian Darmanitan.

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