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Is a cosmic power stall Jirachi viable?

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Jirachi @ Leftovers
Ability: Serene Grace
EVs: 252 HP / 180 Def / 76 SpD
Careful Nature
- Cosmic Power
- Wish
- Toxic
- Iron Head/Protect (which is better?)

Its usage and purpose should be pretty obvious. I chose Jirachi for toxic immunity.

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Iron Head > Protect imo in case of Taunt.
Viable? Yes. More viable than other sets or Pokemon? Probably not. I wouldn't use this purely because Jirachi has better uses, and unless you're stalling a particular group of pokemon this is a waste of potential.
I guess I should just stick with specially defensive Scizor and hope for no fire attacks, then.

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It works. I use a similar set, but with Psychic rather than Iron Head. Critical hits break through the Cosmic set-up, so Pokémon like Focus-Claw Kingdra will be a problem.

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