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Pokemon GO: Best Psychic Cup Battle Team

The Psychic Cup is back in the Pokemon GO Battle League – here are all of the best Pokemon you can use to make your battles a breeze!

If you want to win in the GO Battle League, you’ll need to prepare first. However, with the cups changing on a weekly basis, this is far from simple.

To coincide with the Psychic Spectacular event, the GO Battle League is holding a tournament especially for Psychic Pokemon.

Here is everything you need to know about the Psychic Cup in Pokemon GO as well as the best Pokemon you should have in your battle team!

But before you start battling, find out how to get Premium Battle Passes in Pokemon GO. These will let you get better rewards from the GO Battle League.

Pokemon GO Battle League Season of Light Schedule - All League & Cup Dates

Pokemon GO Psychic Cup Guide

Start Date & Time

The Psychic Cup starts on September 8 at:

  • 1 PM PT
  • 3 PM ET
  • 9 PM BST

End Date & Time

The Psychic Cup will be in the GO Battle League for a whole week until September 15 at:

  • 1 PM PT
  • 3 PM ET
  • 9 PM BST

Check out the Season of Light GO Battle League schedule to find out which cup will be in the game next week!

Pokemon GO Psychic Cup Rules

  • Pokemon must be 1500 CP or under
  • All Pokemon must be Psychic-type
  • Mew is not allowed

If you’re in need of some powerful Psychic Pokemon, find out all of the wild Pokemon spawns during the Psychic Spectacular event. You’re bound to find some good ones on your adventures!

No Mew Pokemon GO

Best Pokemon To Use in Your Psychic Cup Battle Team

The best team to use in the Pokemon GO Psychic Cup is Malamar, Bronzong, and Victini. However, there are a number of other Pokemon that are great options too!

These are our top 10 picks for Pokemon to use in the Psychic Cup:

PokemonImageFast AttackCharged Attacks
MalamarMalamar Pokemon GOPsyhco CutFoul Play
Hyper Beam
VictiniVictini Pokemon GOQuick AttackV Create 
BronzongBronzong Pokemon GOFeint AttackPayback
Heavy Slam
Galarian RapidashGalarian Rapidash Pokemon GOFairy WindMegahorn
Body Slam
ClaydolClaydol Pokemon GOMud SlapRock Tomb
Shadow Ball
Alolan RaichuAlolan Raichu Pokemon GOVolt SwitchWild Charge
Thunder Punch
Galarian SlowkingGalarian Slowking Pokemon GOHexShadow Ball
Sludge Wave
GardevoirGardevoir Pokemon GOCharmShadow Ball
Dazzling Gleam
HypnoHypno Pokemon GOConfusionShadow Ball
Fire Punch
MetagrossMetagross Pokemon GOBullet PunchMeteor Mash

Now that you’ve got your team sorted, find out all of the GO Battle League Rewards in the Season of Light. It’ll take a while to unlock them all, but they’re certainly worth it!

Also, as Malamar is one of the very best picks for the cup, you’ll need to know how to evolve Inkay into Malamar.

Finally, if you need to power up your Pokemon to get them closer to the 1500 CP limit, we have you covered. Here’s how to earn more Candy in Pokemon GO!

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