Mud Sport (move)

Move data

Type Ground
Category   Status
Power
Accuracy
PP 15  (max. 24)
Introduced Generation 3

Effects

Mud Sport reduces the power of Electric type moves by 50%. The effect applies to the entire field.

Most Pokémon that learn Mud Sport are part Ground type and thus already immune to Electric attacks.

Z-Move effects

When a Pokémon is holding Groundium Z and uses its Z-Power, Mud Sport turns into Z-Mud Sport and raises Special Defense one stage, in addition to its usual effect as above.

Move target

Foe
Foe
Foe
User
Ally
Ally

Targets the entire field.

Other languages

English Mud Sport
Japanese どろあそび (Doro Asobi)
German Lehmsuhler
French Lance-Boue
Italian Fangata
Spanish Chapoteo Lodo

Game descriptions

Ruby​/​Sapphire
Emerald
Covers the user in mud to raise electrical resistance.
FireRed​/​LeafGreen Weakens ELECTRIC-type attacks while the user is in the battle.
Diamond​/​Pearl
Platinum
HeartGold​/​SoulSilver
The user covers itself with mud. It weakens Electric-type moves while the user is in the battle.
Black​/​White
Black 2​/​White 2
The user covers itself with mud. It weakens Electric-type moves while the user is in the battle.
X​/​Y
O.Ruby​/​A.Sapphire
The user covers itself with mud. This weakens Electric-type moves for five turns.
Sun​/​Moon
Ultra Sun​/​Ultra Moon
The user kicks up mud on the battlefield. This weakens Electric-type moves for five turns.

Learnt by level up

These Pokémon learn Mud Sport at the level specified. The numbers given are for Pokémon Ultra Sun & Ultra Moon and may vary in other games; check the respective Pokédex pages for details.

Geodude
#074 / Rock · Ground
Level 4
Graveler
#075 / Rock · Ground
Level 1
Graveler
#075 / Rock · Ground
Level 4
Golem
#076 / Rock · Ground
Level 1
Golem
#076 / Rock · Ground
Level 4
Onix
#095 / Rock · Ground
Level 1
Krabby
#098 / Water
Level 1
Kingler
#099 / Water
Level 1
Wooper
#194 / Water · Ground
Level 5
Quagsire
#195 / Water · Ground
Level 1
Quagsire
#195 / Water · Ground
Level 5
Steelix
#208 / Steel · Ground
Level 1
Swinub
#220 / Ice · Ground
Level 5
Piloswine
#221 / Ice · Ground
Level 1
Piloswine
#221 / Ice · Ground
Level 5
Mudkip
#258 / Water
Level 20
Zigzagoon
#263 / Normal
Level 17
Linoone
#264 / Normal
Level 17
Barboach
#339 / Water · Ground
Level 6
Whiscash
#340 / Water · Ground
Level 1
Whiscash
#340 / Water · Ground
Level 6
Anorith
#347 / Rock · Bug
Level 4
Armaldo
#348 / Rock · Bug
Level 1
Armaldo
#348 / Rock · Bug
Level 4
Relicanth
#369 / Water · Rock
Level 1
Relicanth
#369 / Water · Rock
Level 6
Shellos
#422 / Water
Level 2
Gastrodon
#423 / Water · Ground
Level 1
Gastrodon
#423 / Water · Ground
Level 2
Mamoswine
#473 / Ice · Ground
Level 1
Mamoswine
#473 / Ice · Ground
Level 5
Drilbur
#529 / Ground
Level 1
Excadrill
#530 / Ground · Steel
Level 1
Stunfisk
#618 / Ground · Electric
Level 1
Mudbray
#749 / Ground
Level 3
Mudsdale
#750 / Ground
Level 1
Mudsdale
#750 / Ground
Level 3
Pyukumuku
#771 / Water
Level 1

Learnt by breeding

These Pokémon can learn Mud Sport as an egg move. Their breeding groups are also shown for reference.