After Ash defeats his opponent in round 2, Paul, Barry, Conway and the trainer with Darkrai also move to round 3. Ash discovers that his next opponent is Conway and that the upcoming battle is between Paul and Barry. Doing some research on their opponents, Ash, Barry and Paul each learn something about their opponents. When the battle between Barry and Paul begins Paul’s sends out his Magmortar, who easily defeats Barry’s Skarmory after it using Spikes and because of Magmortar’s power packed Flamethrower. Next, Barry send out Empoleon and Paul recalls it because of Magmortar suffer damage to Empoleon’s strong Hydro Cannon. Then, after a close battle, Paul’s Ursaring defeats Barry’s Hitmonlee, even though Hitmonlee got a powerful Blaze Kick, but Paul recalls Ursaring because of Empoleon seem to be to tough and sends out Electivire. After a fierce battle between Paul’s Electivire and Empoleon with its special ability Torrent, which increases the strength of Water type moves when it has taken severe damage, but ends up fainting to Paul’s Electivire, and so Barry is eliminated.