Pokémon Go Sierra June counters and weaknesses

Find out all of this Team Rocket Go leaders weaknesses and learn about the best team to use against Pokémon Go's Sierra this month, updated for June 2022

Pokemon trainer Sierra holding a pokeball with three pokemon behind her

Rocket Leader Sierra puts forward a pretty big challenge in Pokémon Go. Not to mention, she often switches around her line up, just like her fellow Leaders. Well, if you’re looking for the best Pokémon to use to ensure you can take Sierra down, search no further! We’ve put together a list of the best counters to use against her, to give you that necessary edge in battle.

With so many options and such a tough battle ahead, it can be tough to know which Pokémon to pick as you face off against a tough leader like Sierra. That’s where we come in! Check out this Pokémon Go Sierra guide to work out which Pokémon have the best chance of beating the master this month.

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Now, let’s get into the best counters for Pokémon Go’s Sierra.

WHAT ARE THE BEST POKÉMON GO SIERRA COUNTERS FOR Drowzee?

Currently, Sierra always uses Shadow Drowzee as her first Pokémon. Drowzee is weak to bug, dark, and ground-type moves and is fairly easy to defeat.

  • Darkrai – Snarl and Shadow Ball
  • Weavile – Snarl and Foul Play
  • Chandelure – Hex and Shadow Ball

WHAT ARE THE BEST POKÉMON GO SIERRA COUNTERS FOR Blaziken?

Sierra can also send out Blaziken, who is a fighting/fire-type ‘mon. It’s weak to flying, ground, psychic, and water-type enemies.

  • Mewtwo – Confusion and Psystrike
  • Kyogre – Waterfall and Surf
  • Espeon – Confusion and Psychic

WHAT ARE THE BEST POKÉMON GO SIERRA COUNTERS FOR Lapras?

Sierra’s Lapras has massive defence, however, it still has some weaknesses. Make sure you use Pokémon with electric, fighting, grass, or rock-type attacks.

  • Machamp – Counter and Rock Slide
  • Lucario – Counter and Aura Sphere
  • Conkeldurr – Counter and Dynamic Punch

WHAT ARE THE BEST POKÉMON GO SIERRA COUNTERS FOR Sharpedo?

Sierra’s Sharpedo is weak to bug, electric, fairy, fighting, and grass attacks. Here are our recommended counters.

  • Conkeldurr – Counter and Dynamic Punch
  • Machamp – Counter and Rock Slide
  • Lucario – Counter and Aura Sphere

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WHAT ARE THE BEST POKÉMON GO SIERRA COUNTERS FOR HOUNDOOM?

Sierra’s Houndoom only uses dark and fire moves, and is weak to water, fighting, rock, and ground types, so you’ve got quite a few options!

  • Kyogre – Waterfall and Surf
  • Rhyperior – Smack Down and Rock Wrecker or Surf
  • Conkeldurr – Counter and Dynamic Punch or Stone Edge
  • Machamp – Counter and Cross Chop or Rock Slide

WHAT ARE THE BEST POKÉMON GO SIERRA COUNTERS FOR Shiftry?

If you encounter Sierra’s Shiftry, make sure you have a bug, fairy, fighting, fire, flying, ice, or poison-type Pokémon. Here are the counters we recommend you use.

  • Conkeldurr – Counter and Dynamic Punch
  • Slyveon – Charm and Psyshock
  • Lucario – Counter and Aura Sphere

WHAT ARE THE BEST POKÉMON GO SIERRA COUNTERS FOR Nidoqueen?

Sierra’s Nidoqueen is weak against ground, ice, psychic, and water-type Pokémon, so keep that in mind when picking a strong counter.

  • Mewtwo – Confusion and Psystrike
  • Espeon – Confusion and Psychic
  • Kyogre – Waterfall and Surf

WHAT REWARDS DO I GET FOR BEATING SIERRA?

When you defeat Sierra, or any other Team Go Rocket Leader, you are granted some well-deserved rewards. You will always get 1,000 Stardust and a random selection of two of the following items:

  • A 12km egg
  • One Revive
  • One Max Revive
  • One Max Potion
  • One Unova Stone
  • One Sinnoh Stone

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