The Master Premier Cup is where the most powerful non-Legendary Pokemon battle it out in Pokemon GO. This is because Legendary, Mythical, and Ultra Beast Pokemon are not allowed!
The best team to use in the Pokemon GO Master Premier Cup is:
Dragonite is an extremely powerful option as it is arguably the best non-Legendary Pokemon in the game – that’s why you should use it as your lead Pokemon. Meanwhile, Florges and Metagross provide some excellent damage output and defensive stability!
No matter which Pokemon you choose, you’ll want to power them up as much as possible beforehand. Find out the fastest ways to farm Candy in Pokemon GO, or, even better, earn some XL Candy to unlock the full potential of your Pokemon.
In addition to this powerful trio, there are other Pokemon that can get you wins in the Master Premier Cup. We’ve included the top 10 choices as well as their strongest attacks in the table below.
|Pokemon||Image||Type||Fast Attack||Charged Attacks|
|Dragonite||Dragon/Flying||Dragon Breath||Dragon Claw |
|Florges||Fairy||Fairy Wind||Disarming Voice |
|Metagross||Steel/Psychic||Bullet Punch||Meteor Mash |
|Garchomp||Dragon/Ground||Mud Shot||Earth Power |
|Gyarados||Water/Flying||Dragon Breath||Aqua Tail |
|Mamoswine||Ice/Ground||Powder Snow||Avalanche |
|Ursaluna||Ground/Normal||Tackle||High Horsepower |
|Excadrill||Ground/Steel||Mud Shot||Drill Run |
|Kommo-o||Dragon/Fighting||Dragon Tail||Close Combat |
|Snorlax||Normal||Lick||Body Slam |
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Pokemon GO Master Premier Cup Rules
Pokemon trainers entering the Master Premier Cup must select their battle teams according to the following two rules:
- There is no CP limit
- The following kinds of Pokemon are banned:
- Legendary Pokemon
- Mythical Pokemon
- Ultra Beasts
If you’re unsure which Pokemon fall under these categories, you’ll want to refer to the list of every Legendary Pokemon and Ultra Beast in Pokemon GO!
When is the Master Premier Cup? Start & End Date
The Master Premier Cup will be active from April 26 – May 3, 2023, according to the Season 10: Rising Heroes GO Battle League schedule.
The other tournament that will be running during this week is the Great League. Find out the best Great League team in Pokemon GO if you want to win your matchups in that too!