Smasher (Trainer class)

テニスプレイヤー Tennis Player
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Smasher sprite from Black 2 and White 2
Other names
Introduced in Generation V
Appears in Black, White, Black 2, and White 2
Gender Female
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A Smasher (Japanese: テニスプレイヤー Tennis Player) is a type of Trainer class introduced in Generation V. They are girls who play tennis. In Black and White, they are only found in the Small Court in Nimbasa City. In Black 2 and White 2, they can also be found near the Village Bridge along with Hoopsters.

Smashers use a variety of different types of Pokémon.


Sprite from
Black and White
Sprite from
Black 2 and White 2
Overworld sprite from
Generation V

Trainer list

Pokémon Black and White

These Trainers can only be battled on Sundays, Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.

Pokémon Black 2 and White 2

The Trainers at Small Court can only be battled on Sundays, Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays.

In the manga

Pokémon Adventures

Black & White chapter

A Smasher was seen passing through the Basic Badge gate in the Pokémon League in Dream a Little Dream.

Black 2 & White 2 chapter

Yuki, a student at the Aspertia City Trainers' School, was based on the Smasher Trainer class.


  • In Pokémon Black 2 and White 2, Smashers Lizzy and Amy will alter their running speed depending on if the player is holding down the B-button.

In other languages

Language Title
  French Tenniswoman
  German Tennis-Ass
  Italian Tennista
  Korean 테니스선수 Tennis Seonsu
  Spanish Tenista

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