Cilan Versus Trip, Ash Versus Georgia!!

The Club Battle Tournament in Nimbasa Town continues with Cilian winning against Trip in the fifth round, Stephan winning against Bianca in the sixth round, and Luke winning against Scooter in round seven. Iris wins the eighth round against Jimmy Ray, having finished all eight matches of the first round. Trip decides to leave, claiming he will not get stronger by watching Ash lose. The next day, Ash battles Georgia in the first match of the second round, sending out Snivy while Georgia sends out Pawniard.