In ''[[AG187|The Unbeatable Lightness of Seeing!]]'', after finding May feeling down, he decided to have a Contest Battle with her to cheer her up. At the end of the episode, he revealed that he would be traveling to the [[Johto]] [[region]] to participate in Contests there.
a cameo appearance with Harley and Solidad in ''[[DP077|Staging a Heroes' Welcome!]]'' watching May on TV performing in the [[Wallace Cup]].