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ポプラ Poplar
League Card Opal.png
Artwork from Sword and Shield
Age 88
Gender Female
Eye color Blue
Hair color White
Hometown Ballonlea
Region Galar
Trainer class Gym Leader
Generation VIII
Games Sword and Shield
Leader of Ballonlea Stadium
Badge Fairy Badge
Specializes in Fairy types

Opal (Japanese: ポプラ Poplar) is a Gym Leader of Galar. She specializes in Fairy-type Pokémon.

In the games


Opal keeps her Pokémon in Ultra Balls.

Pokémon Sword and Shield


League Card Opal.png League Card Opal rare.png
Opal's League Card in
Sword and Shield
Opal's rare League Card in
Sword and Shield


  • Opal's League Number is "910", which can be read in Japanese as goroawase for キュート kyūto, meaning "cute".


Language Name Origin
Japanese ポプラ Poplar From poplar
English Opal From poplar and opal (a gemstone associated with various superstitions)
German Papella From Pappel (poplar)
Spanish, French Sally From Salicaceae (family that contains the poplar genus)
Italian Poppy From pioppo (poplar)
Korean 포플러 Poplar From her Japanese name
Chinese (Mandarin) 波普菈 Bōpǔlā Transcription of her Japanese name
Chinese (Cantonese) 波普菈 Bōpóulaahp

Gym Leaders of the Galar region
Turffield Stadium Grass Badge
Hulbury Stadium Water Badge
Motostoke Stadium Fire Badge
Stow-on-Side Stadium Fighting Badge
VSBea.png VSAllister.png
Ghost Badge
Bea Allister
Ballonlea Stadium Fairy Badge
VSOpal.png VSBede 2.png
Opal Bede
Circhester Stadium Rock Badge
VSGordie.png VSMelony.png
Ice Badge
Gordie Melony
Spikemuth Gym Dark Badge
VSPiers.png VSMarnie 3.png
Piers Marnie
Hammerlocke Stadium Dragon Badge

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