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Ok, so, this is my first ever Monotype team. It has made it too 1500+ Elo. Here's the team:

Dragapult @ Leftovers
Ability: Infiltrator
EVs: 252 Atk / 4 SpD / 252 Spe
Adamant Nature
- Dragon Darts
- Steel Wing
- Phantom Force
- Dragon Dance

Dragon Dance Sweeper. Dragon Darts and Phantom Force are STAB moves. Steel Wing deals with Ice and Fairy types.

Mimikyu @ Life Orb
Ability: Disguise
EVs: 252 Atk / 4 SpD / 252 Spe
Jolly Nature
- Drain Punch
- Shadow Sneak
- Play Rough
- Swords Dance

Pretty standard set. Swords Dance to boost attack. Play Rough and Shadow Sneak are STAB moves. Drain Punch deals with Steel types.

Aegislash @ Leftovers
Ability: Stance Change
EVs: 252 HP / 252 Atk / 4 SpD
Adamant Nature
- King's Shield
- Swords Dance
- Close Combat
- Shadow Sneak

King's Shield lowers the opposing Pokémon's attack if they use a contact move. Swords Dance boosts attack. Close Combat deals with dark types. Shadow Sneak is priority STAB.

Spectrier @ Leftovers
Ability: Grim Neigh
EVs: 252 SpA / 4 SpD / 252 Spe
Timid Nature
IVs: 0 Atk
- Will-O-Wisp
- Calm Mind
- Hex
- Mud Shot

Will-o-Wisp cuts the opponent's attack stat in half. Calm Mind boosts special attack and special defense. Hex pairs well with Will-o-Wisp. Mud Shot is for coverage and speed control.

Corsola-Galar @ Eviolite
Ability: Cursed Body
EVs: 252 HP / 4 Def / 252 SpD
Calm Nature
IVs: 0 Atk
- Will-O-Wisp
- Strength Sap
- Night Shade
- Stealth Rock

Will-o-Wisp for halving the opponent's attack. Strength Sap lowers their attack even further and heals Corsola. Night Shade is for set damage. Stealth Rock for an entry hazard.

Blacephalon @ Choice Specs
Ability: Beast Boost
EVs: 252 SpA / 4 SpD / 252 Spe
Timid Nature
IVs: 0 Atk
- Flamethrower
- Psyshock
- Shadow Ball
- Trick

Choice Specs set.

Problems:
Is the Aegislash set good. Should I replace King's Shield with Automize?
Weavile can easily shred this team, which was the match I lost. How can I deal with Weavile? Should I replace a member that can check Weavile?

Team can also be found here:
https://pokepast.es/c76e3ac47eaf759d

Looking for good improvements as this team has made it to 1500+ Elo. Thanks for reading!

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I think Spectrier is too frail for Calm Mind, I personally use Nasty Plot.
If I were you, I would replace blacephalon with choice scarf chandelure. choice scarf makes up for speed and it has great s.atk. Just my opinion though. also If your mimikyu doesn't lose disgiuse before itself, it can OHKO weavile with drain punch (into 4 weakness, what do you expect?)

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