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Sandslash - Normal (Pokémon GO)

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Sandslash Pokemon GO

Sandslash - Normal

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Best moveset for Sandslash - Normal

The best moves for Sandslash (Normal) are Metal Claw and Earthquake when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Metal Claw 11.4 dps
  Earthquake 40 dps

Defense

  Metal Claw 11.4 dps
  Bulldoze 27.4 dps

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Pokémon type

Ground
Vulnerable to…
Grass deals 160% damage.
Ice deals 160% damage.
Water deals 160% damage.
Resistant to…
Rock deals 63% damage.
Poison deals 63% damage.
Electric deals 39% damage.

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Summary

Sandslash (Normal) is a Ground Pokémon which evolves from Sandshrew. It is vulnerable to Grass, Ice and Water moves. Sandslash's strongest moveset is Metal Claw & Earthquake and it has a Max CP of 2,374.

About

"Sandslash's body is covered by tough spikes, which are hardened sections of its hide. Once a year, the old spikes fall out, to be replaced with new spikes that grow out from beneath the old ones."

Best moveset for Sandslash - Normal

The best moves for Sandslash (Normal) are Metal Claw and Earthquake when attacking Pokémon in Gyms. This move combination has the highest total DPS and is also the best moveset for PVP battles.

Offense

  Metal Claw 11.4 dps
  Earthquake 40 dps

Defense

  Metal Claw 11.4 dps
  Bulldoze 27.4 dps

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What counters Sandslash (Normal)?

Sandslash (Normal) is a Ground type Pokémon, which makes it weak against Grass, Ice and Water moves.

The 5 strongest Pokémon against Sandslash (Normal) are:

  • Kingler,
  • Kyogre,
  • Roserade,
  • Kyurem (Black),
  • Mamoswine.
Pokémon Quick move Main move Effective damage
Kingler   Bubble   Crabhammer 100%
Kyogre   Waterfall   Hydro Pump 96%
Roserade   Razor Leaf   Solar Beam 93%
Roserade   Razor Leaf   Grass Knot 92%
Kyurem (Black)   Dragon Tail   Blizzard 91%
Kyogre   Waterfall   Blizzard 90%
Mamoswine   Powder Snow   Avalanche 90%
Weavile   Ice Shard   Avalanche 89%
Sceptile   Bullet Seed   Frenzy Plant 88%
Glaceon   Frost Breath   Avalanche 88%

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These moves are calculated using type advantages / disadvantages, and including STAB. Click here for more info »

Most vulnerable to Sandslash

These are the Pokémon most vulnerable to the above moveset.
Pokémon Effective damage

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These moves are calculated using type advantages / disadvantages, and including STAB. Click here for more info »

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