Unlike the previous games, there are no Elite Four in the Galar Pokémon League. Instead, it only has the Champion Cup, where the player character only battle the rivals, three of the eight Gym leaders, in the Semi-Finals and Finals receptively and battle the Champion in championship match.
The player then faces against three of the Gym Leaders in the finals, Nessa, the Gym Leader of the Hulbury Stadium, Bea, the Gym Leader of the Stow-on-Side Stadium in Pokémon Sword only, or Allister Gym, Leader of the Stow-on-Side Stadium in Pokémon Shield only, and Raihan the Gym Leader of the Hammerlocke Stadium.
Sword and Shield
Inteleon (if the player character chooses Grookey)
Rillaboom (if the player character chooses Scorbunny)
Cinderace (if the player character chooses Sobble)
Bea (Finals; Sword only)
Allister (Finals; Shield only)
Axew's Eye · Bridge Field · Dappled Grove · Dusty Bowl · East Lake Axewell · Giant's Cap · Giant's Mirror · Giant's Seat · Hammerlocke Hills · Lake of Outrage · Meetup Spot · Motostoke Riverbank · North Lake Miloch · Rolling Fields · South Lake Miloch · Stony Wilderness · Watchtower Ruins · West Lake Axewell
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