Originally Posted by Fat sensible
Infernape can Abuse Focus Punch with insane results due to iron fist. It does have Encore to be able to set up now. I'm not sure how much the damage difference is between ape and breloom, but Infernape has Fire type secondary STAB which could differentiate it from Breloom.
Problem is that Breloom can actually switch directly into some things like weaker Water attacks from Bulky Waters and -FORCE- a Substitute for itself with threat of Spore. All Infernape can do to set up a Sub is simply to either scare something off or Encore. Even then, that's risky.