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If my Gurdurr uses focus punch and the opponent uses a lower priority move will my focus punch hit first?

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Since Focus Punch has a higher priority than Avalanche, Revenge, Dragon Tail, Circle Throw, and Counter, they are unable to break the focus of a Pokémon using Focus Punch. Thus, they, along with Focus Punch itself, are the only six attacks that can strike a Pokémon in the same turn as it successfully uses Focus Punch.
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So Focus Punch CAN hit the target the same turn the opponent attacks you

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