Season 5 Episode 61

Playing With Fire

Aired Saturday 8:30 AM Oct 04, 2003 on Cartoon Network
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Playing With Fire
Ash has already defeated his rival Gary in the Johto League Silver conference Victory Tournament, and has manged to get into the Top 8. Now he must battle Harrison, the trainer who comes from the Hoenn Region who uses a few pokémon that he knows nothing about. Will he be able to overcome this weakness and beat Harrison?moreless

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  • After beating his longtime rival Gary, Ash battles his next rival Harrison.

    Now facing Harrison, Ash uses Pikachu against Keckleon and after a little dificulty, Ash wins from Pikachu swinging its tongue and using Thunderbolt. With Harrison's Sneasel, it beats Pikachu with Slash. Using Totodile, it "plays around with Sneasel" and wins after its knockout. Using Hypno, it hypnotizes Totodile and Ash using Snorlax, it gets mad after it was "dream eaten" from Hypno and finishes with BodySlam. After the break, Ash uses Noctowl but gets knocked out from Steelix. using Snorlax, it knocks out Steelix using IcePunch. Now it gets defeated with Houndoom. Using Bayleef's VineWhip to toss it around and Body-Slam it, houndoom faints. Now for a surprise, Harrison uses Blaziken an undiscovered Pokemon as of yet in Johto and beats Bayleef. Now using Charizard, both use Flamethrower and no one knows who will win.moreless
Wayne Grayson

Wayne Grayson


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Jimmy Zoppi

Jimmy Zoppi

Gary Oak

Recurring Role

Stan Hart

Stan Hart

Professor Oak

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