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Sawk (M) @ Choice Scarf
Ability: Mold Breaker
EVs: 252 Atk / 4 SpD / 252 Spe
Jolly Nature
- Close Combat
- Knock Off
- Earthquake
- Stone Edge

While Sawk cannot keep up with the power level in PU, it is one of the best Pokemon in ZU. With a solid Attack stat and Speed tier, Sawk can check Pokemon like Alolan Persian, Cinccino, and Kangaskhan. Knock Off allows Sawk to cripple item-reliant foes like Tangela and Altaria and hit common Fighting-resistant and -immune foes like Uxie and Gourgeist formes. Thanks to Mold Breaker, Earthquake hits Rotom as well as Poison-types like Silvally-Poison and Qwilfish. Stone Edge does immediate damage to Altaria and Rotom-S. Sawk pairs nicely with wallbreakers like Aurorus and Thievul, which handle bulky foes such as Altaria and Tangela with ease. In return, it can check Pokemon like Alolan Sandslash and Rapidash. Sawk also synergizes well with pivots such as Wishiwashi and Rotom. Since most of Sawk's answers are grounded, entry hazard setters like Alolan Sandslash and Qwilfish are useful. Steel- and Poison-types like Klinklang and Skuntank, which force out Fairy-types such as Clefairy and Alcremie, also make for good partners.
 
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While Sawk cannot keep up with the power level in PU, it has found itself rather potent in the ZU metagame rather potent is an understatement, Sawk is one of the very best mon in ZU. With a solid attack Attack stat and speed Speed tier Sawk can check Pokemon like Alolan Persian, Cinccino, and Kangaskhan. Knock Off allows Sawk to cripple foes like Tangela and Altaria that are reliant on their items, as well as hit common Fighting-type resists like Uxie and Gourgeist formes. Earthquake hits Rotom through Mold Breaker, in addition to Poison-types like Silvally-Poison and Qwilfish. Stone Edge does immediate damage to Altaria and Rotom-Fan. Sawk pairs nicely with wallbreakers like Aurorus and Thievul that can handle bulky foes such as Altaria and Tangela with ease. In return, Sawk can check Pokemon like Klinklang Alolan Sandslash and Rapidash (alolan sandslash is more relevant than klinklang, and boosted klinklang outspeeds and OHKOes Sawk). Sawk also synergizes well with pivots such as Wishiwashi and Rotom. With most of Sawk's answers grounded, hazard setters like Alolan Sandslash and Qwilfish are useful too. Qwilfish and other Poison-types like Skuntank are solid partners for removing Fairy-types, namely Clefairy and Alcremie Qwilfish isn't that great at removing Fairy-types as Alcremie ignores Taunt and Qwilfish often doesn't run Poison Jab, I'd rather change this point to Poison- and Steel-types that force Fairies out.

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:bw/sawk:
Sawk (M) @ Choice Scarf
Ability: Mold Breaker
EVs: 252 Atk / 4 SpD / 252 Spe
Jolly Nature
- Close Combat
- Knock Off
- Earthquake
- Stone Edge

While Sawk cannot keep up with the power level in PU, it is one of the best Pokemon in the ZU metagame. With a solid Attack stat and Speed tier,(AC) Sawk can check Pokemon like Alolan Persian, Cinccino,(AC) and Kangaskhan. Knock Off allows Sawk to cripple item-(AH)reliant foes like Tangela and Altaria that are reliant on their items,(RC) as well as and hit common Fighting-type resists Fighting-resistant and -immune foes like Uxie and Gourgeist formes.(Geist is fight immune) Earthquake hits Rotom through Mold Breaker, in addition to Poison-types like Silvally-Poison and Qwilfish. Thanks to Mold Breaker, Earthquake hits Rotom as well as Poison-types like Silvally-Poison and Qwilfish. Stone Edge does immediate damage to Altaria and Rotom-Fan Rotom-S. Sawk pairs nicely with wallbreakers like Aurorus and Thievul,(AC) that can which handle bulky foes such as Altaria and Tangela with ease. In return, Sawk it can check Pokemon like Alolan Sandslash and Rapidash. Sawk also synergizes well with pivots such as Wishiwashi and Rotom. With most of Sawk's answers grounded Since most of Sawk's answers are grounded, entry hazard setters like Alolan Sandslash and Qwilfish are useful too. Steel- and Poison-types like Klinklang and Skuntank,(AC) that can which force out Fairy-types,(RC) namely such as Clefairy and Alcremie, also make for good partners as well.
GP 1/1. LMK if you disagree with some of the changes.
 

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