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Is my OU team in decent shape? (GenIV)

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Gen Four
Pokemon Diamond/Pearl
So far with 14 wins and 1 loss, I feel like the team is doing pretty well. Despite that being the case, I'm sure things will get tougher down the road so I hope you guys can point out weaknesses or flaws that you see and help me fix or improve it.

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Metagross @ Choice Band
Trait: Clear Body
EVs: 252 HP / 252 Atk / 4 Spd
Adamant Nature
- Meteor Mash
- Earthquake
- Bullet Punch
- Explosion

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Skarmory @ Leftovers
Trait: Sturdy
EVs: 252 HP / 252 Def / 4 SDef
Impish Nature
- Spikes
- Roost
- Whirlwind
- Brave Bird

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Blissey @ Leftovers
Trait: Natural Cure
EVs: 252 HP / 252 Def/ 4 SDef
Bold Nature
- Softboiled
- Seismic Toss
- Stealth Rock
- Thunder Wave

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Gengar @ Life Orb
Trait: Levitate
EVs: 252 SAtk / 252 Spd / 6 HP
Timid Nature
- Thunderbolt
- Substitute
- Hidden Power [Ice]
- Shadow Ball

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Lucario @ Choice Specs
Trait: Inner Focus
EVs: 4 HP / 252 Spd / 252 SAtk
Modest Nature
- Aura Sphere
- Shadow Ball
- Hidden Power [Electric]
- Vacuum Wave

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Heracross @ Choice Scarf
Trait: Guts
EVs: 4 HP / 252 Atk / 252 Spd
Adamant Nature
- Sleep Talk
- Megahorn
- Close Combat
- Stone Edge

What would be better alternatives for EV distributions, Natures, Held items, movesets, or even Pokemon choices? I'm open to any advice and suggestions since I want to improve. Thanks in advance!

asked Jul 5, 2013 by oyznehsti
edited Jul 6, 2013 by oyznehsti
@Master Kijani No problem. You still tried to help.
Latias is a decent check/counter to infernape. I really like the CM set.

Latias @ Leftovers
Trait: Levitate
EVs: 252 HP / 4 SpA / 252 Spd
Timid Nature
- Calm Mind
- Roost
- Dragon Pulse
- Psyshock/Hidden Power Fire
Slowbro is also a decent answer to infernape. Really the problem lies in that you have three fire weaknesses. Dragonite could replace metagross as your bulky bander, as it can bypass infernape's ice/rock coverage with extreme speed, which will likely take down the frail monkey, while resisting its fighting and fire stab.
Excellent suggestions! I will try out both Latias and Dragonite to see whether or not they improve overall team performance. Thanks again @★ϟJarJarϟ★  and themadradlilypad!
gengars hidden power should be a dragon type

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