Top 10 Pokemon Gym Leaders from the Anime

Best Pokemon gym leaders basing on the anime, all seasons from the Indigo League to Pokemon XYZ

The Top Ten

1 Sabrina Sabrina Sabrina is a fictional character in the Pokemon universe as the gym leader of the Saffron City Gym who specializes in psychic type Pokemon.

Go see the episode for yourself. That is all I have to say. - EmeraldUnderground

Best Pokemon Anime Character - PugsfromMoon

2 Clair Clair

Did you see how many times Ash tried to defeat her. She didn't have too much to do with the story, but she apperead for a good amount of episodes, I sure felt Ash trying to take out that Kingdra. - EmeraldUnderground

3 Brock Brock Brock is a character from Pokemon and is created by game freak & Nintendo. He was the first gym leader in pewter city, and specializes in rock Pokemon . more.

Brock could have been #1 but I decided to put him here because he wasn't a gym leader for a looong time. - EmeraldUnderground

4 Korrina Korrina Korrina is a fictional character in the Pokémon Series as the Shalour City Gym leader in the XY series, in the anime she's a cheerful girl with a explosive personality she has a Lucario who she raised and grew up with from when it was a Riolu, she was later tasked by her grandfather Gurkinn with finding more.

She had a significant mini-arch which is generally what makes some gym leaders like Clair so great. The fact that she had a Mega Lucario was awesome. I'm glad she actually used Lucario in the gym battle instead of Hawlucha, who wouldn't be so exciting. - EmeraldUnderground

5 Fantina

Well, this choice is quite interesting. Fantina had several apperances throughout the diamond and pearl series, she was always not at her gym, which annoyed Ash very much. And I love her accent! Magnifique! - EmeraldUnderground

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6 Volkner

This might be a bit bias because I really like Volkner in the games. But he's cool in the anime too. He has a great team and I'm glad they used his team in platinum. I would have been disappointed to see an Ambipom on his team in the show. - EmeraldUnderground

7 Misty Misty Misty, known as Kasumi in Japan, is a fictional character in the Pokémon franchise owned by Nintendo and created by Satoshi Tajiri. She’s the gym leader in Cerulean city & specializes in water Pokemon. In the games, she’s known as ‘the tomboy mermaid.’ more.

Had to put her here or everyone would get mad at me. - EmeraldUnderground

8 Roxie

I know the Best Wishes series isn't too popular, but I liked some things like Ash's battle with Roxie. She used three Pokemon while Ash used six. And still almost won. Her Koffing was so amusing since it was so strong.Overall I loved the Virbank Gym Battle. - EmeraldUnderground

9 Norman
10 Maylene

Like Korrina, Maylene had some Lucario issues. Her Lucario gave up on her when she got REKT by Paul. She only realized why Lucario lost her trust while battling with Dawn. - EmeraldUnderground

The Contenders

11 Olympia Olympia

Well, I like to think she is significant in the plot of the XY series. Even Diantha consulted her in XYZ 25 - EmeraldUnderground

She isn't too popular but I like to think she has a significant plot as she predicted the supposed "Zygarde Disaster" where Kalos is engulfed by green flames. Even Diantha consulted her in XYZ 25 - EmeraldUnderground

12 Lt. Surge Lt. Surge Lt. Surge is a fictional character in the Pokémon series and the Gym Leader of Vermillion City who specializes in electric type Pokémon, in the anime he's extremely arrogant, aggressive and refers to other trainers as babies for not meeting his qualities his main Pokémon is Raichu who he evolved more.
13 Clemont Clemont Clemont originates in Pokemon XY, created by Nintendo & game freak. is a gym leader of the lumoise city. He specialized in electric Pokemon and is known as a genius. more.
14 Candice Candice
15 Whitney Whitney
16 Flannery

She needs to be 1. she's confident. Wish Ash lost to her.
Ash sucks.

17 Byron

Adorable in the anime c:

18 Skyla Skyla

She is the best flying gym leader!

19 Koga
20 Blaine
21 Giovanni Giovanni

Ryhorn mostly beat all of reds pokemon

22 Wulfric

The mega ice gym which defeated ash although with his bound with greninja, and Talonflame which had a good advantage over avalugg lost.

23 Iris Iris Iris is from the Pokemon bwhite version & Pokemon black 2 & white. She ether was the gym leader in Opelucid city in white version. She first appeared to aid Bianca, Burgh, and the playable character when Bianca's Munna was stolen, & acted as a bodyguard. In Black 2 & White 2, she was the champion. Iris more.
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