"BWHAHA. If it isn't ol' Mudkip."
"Yes sire. And I want a battle."
"You've already proven your bad at battling. Let's show your shame at your sporting abilities in numerous events to deem a winner!"
Seems a bit schemed but what the hey.
You are told that you must gather a team together to enter as you want to be ashamed at teamwork too apparently. So do that. Cuz you'll win against him. And Laire... Wherever she ees.