Originally Posted by Fat superstar
Chandelure does have a niche, and it is viable unlike Metagross. This team
uses Chandelure as a fantastic partner to Terrakion, as well as a great offensive spin blocker. Teams that use Terrakion or another priority-weak Pokemon might not want to use Gengar as a spinblocker, and Chandelure is the only other option for an offensive team.
Spinblock with Chandelure? I suppose it's doable, you switch in on spin, hit spinner such that it's in revenge kill range and bring in revenge killer. I hate it, but I guess it works.