Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl — Sample Teams for BDSP VGC

Whether this is your first time playing the format, or you just ran out of ideas, in this BDSP VGC Sample Teams compilation you will find a diverse archive of cool teams ready to practise with in online battle simulators, that may want you to breed in Pokémon Brillian Diamond and Pokémon Shining Pearl to play this unofficial VGC format: Double Battles with 4 Pokémon out of a team of 6Sinnoh National Dex, no Restricted Pokémon!

All teams have been credited to their respective creators, and those active on Twitter are linked as well. If you want your teams to be featured on this compendium, send us a DM over on Twitter!

Last update: 25 December 2021

Table of Contents

Tournament-oriented teams

FlagPlayerBest resultsTeamPasteRep.
USAJoseph Ugarte
(JoeUX9)
VR x GGtoor Sinnoh Open
Top 4

(5 Dec 2021)
mamoswinehitmontopgardevoirzapdostyranitarheatran
JPNShinichi Matsuda
(kakunaka)
VR x GGtoor Sinnoh Open
Top 4

(5 Dec 2021)
pachirisugarchompgardevoirzapdostyranitargyarados
ESPVíctor Medina
(Torviv)
VR x GGtoor Sinnoh Open
Top 8

(5 Dec 2021)
tangrowtharcaninegastrodon-eastraikoutyranitarscizor
 
GRCPaschalis Dermentzis
(PasDer)
VR x GGtoor Sinnoh Open
Top 16

(5 Dec 2021)
ludicoloarcaninepolitoedraikoulatiosscizor
THANarawitch Naenna
(MyStars)
VR x GGtoor Sinnoh Open
Top 16

(5 Dec 2021)
ludicologarchomppelippershedinjagardevoirscizor
 
USAMeghan Hyman
(PinkSylvie)
VR x GGtoor Sinnoh Open
Top 32

(5 Dec 2021)
latiosarcaninegastrodon-eastraikoutyranitarscizor
 
HKGTravis Chu
(Himte)
VR x GGtoor Sinnoh Open
Top 32

(5 Dec 2021)
ludicologarchomppolitoedraikoutogekissscizor
 
USAJustin Ramirez
(Lukamir)
Reached #1 in Showdown ladder!
scizorarcaninegastrodonraikoulatiostyranitar
 

Newer cool teams

FlagPlayerBest resultsTeamPasteRep.
AUSGraham Amedee
(Ammodee)
A cool team!
(23 Dec 2021)
ludicoloarcaninecrobatraikoulatiossnorlax
USAAllan Martinez
(Mando)
A cool team!
(21 Dec 2021)
tangrowthhitmontopgardevoirrotom-washweavileheatran
USAJoseph Ugarte
(JoeUX9)
A cool team!
(20 Dec 2021)
ludicoloarcaninepelipperraikoulatiosscizor
USAAaron Zheng
(Cybertron)
A cool team!
(16 Dec 2021)
abomasnowinfernapeazumarillstaraptorslowkingglaceon
USAJoseph Ugarte
(JoeUX9)
A cool team!
(14 Dec 2021)
tangrowthsalamenceazumarillraikoutyranitarheatran
INDTejas Ulabhaje
(TyphoeusVGC)
A cool team!
(10 Dec 2021)
ludicoloarcaninepelipperraikouweavilescizor
 
CHNWang Bingjie
(guigeng)
A cool team!
(9 Dec 2021)
abomasnowhitmontopgyaradosraikougarchompscizor
 
NDLSven van der Voorden
(SvenVGC)
A cool team!
(4 Dec 2021)
cradilyarcanineempoleoncresselialatiosscizor
 
USAMatt Deeds
(Saxmaster)
A cool team!
(4 Dec 2021)
furretarcaninegyaradoscresselialatiosscizor
 
INDArnav Chawla
(pkmnmasterArnav)
A cool team!
(4 Dec 2021)
togekissrotom-heatgastrodondrifblimgarchompalakazam
 
NDLBram de Jonge
(Bennbuild)
A cool team!
(3 Dec 2021)
breloomludicolopelipperraikousnorlaxscizor
 

Previously featured cool teams

FlagPlayerBest resultsTeamPasteRep.
USAJayden
(Jay is decent)
A cool team!
(3 Dec 2021)
togekisshitmontoprotom-washcresseliagarchompscizor
 

THA
A. Jung
(AmazeMaker)
& N. Naenna
(MyStars)
A cool team!
breloomgarchomptogekisscresseliatyranitarheatran
 
USAMeghan Hyman
(PinkySylvie)
A cool team!
(3 Dec 2021)
breloomarcaninerotom-washcresseliatogekissscizor
 
NDLBas van der Heijden
(BaarsKaasVGC)
A cool team!
(3 Dec 2021)
exeggutorarcaninerotom-washtogekissgarchomphariyama
USAAaron Zheng
(Cybertron)
A cool team!
(3 Dec 2021)
latioshitmontopgyaradoscresseliagengarscizor
Sonail Moore
(SleepyRenjuu)
A cool team!
(3 Dec 2021)
ludicolohariyamapolitoedcresseliagengarscizor
 
GBRDamian Blakey
(HibanaVGC)
A cool team!
(3 Dec 2021)
smeargletorkoalstaraptorcresseliatyranitarsnorlax
 
USALouis Milich
(Lou)
A cool team!
(3 Dec 2021)
venusaurkingdrapelipperraichutogekissscizor
 
ITAValerio Scandurra
(Valerio_invicta)
A cool team!
(3 Dec 2021)
breloomarcaninerotom-washmamoswinelatiosscizor
 
BRAEvelyn Taylor
(Evelyie)
A cool team!
(3 Dec 2021)
tangrowthhonchkrowgastrodon-eastrotom-washcresseliaheatran
 
IRLConnagh Johnston
(CaisealBoyVGC)
A cool team!
(3 Dec 2021)
abomasnowtorkoalsnorlaxstaraptorslowkingrhyperior
 
Victory Road