db-banner.png
banner-bpedia-2.png
News: The Electrifying Update is here!!
Check out our New Arena and Card Reveals that includes images of the new cards and chests!
Along with the update is the Clash Royale Balance Changes, read more about it.
Play with Sergioramos' $150,000 winning deck HERE!

Best Tournament Decks

Chief! Here’s a compilation of best tournament decks you can play starting this year, 2017 onwards. Check this out and get those peak rewards from your max victories!
Written by: Approved and Originally Published by:
This article had a major update on

What Are Tournament Decks:

Tournament Decks are designed for Clash Royale’s different tourneys. Unlike normal battles, tournament battles can last up to 6 full minutes (3 minutes extra for overtime). This makes any kinds of decks (Slow-Push, Bait, Hog, Building (X-Bow/Mortar), Aerial (Lava Hound) decks, etc) stronger and further viable.

However, there are tournaments wherein you cannot choose the cards you want (Draft Challenge) making it more challenging at some point.

Meta Decks Page Crown Championship Updates Best Arena 11 Decks
Meta-Decks.png
The best Meta Decks that are controlling the flow of the games right now in the arena.
20-win-championship-challenge.png
Updates about the Crown Championships and the latest decks that win 20 times in the tourney!
legendary-arena-arena-11.png
The best decks in the highest Clash Royale Arena!

For standard events/challenges (Classic and Grand) and any default rule events, formulating a great deck is possible.

Important: The Decks Below are fit for the August 2017 Crown Championship Challenge:

Surgical Goblin 3.1 X-Bow Cycle Deck:

PEKKA-dark-prince-control-deck.png
We are here to teach you how to play with this 70% win rate deck from statsroyale.
P.E.K.K.A Dark Prince Control Deck for Arena 11, Challenges and Tournaments

Strategy:

Note: Check the rest of the strategy by clicking this link or the IMAGE/BANNER above.

The Ideal Strategy of this deck is to counter your opponent's pushes with your P.E.K.K.A and then make a huge push by adding the Dark Prince and/or Bandit at the bridge. You can also have the Electro Wizard for additional support against Infernos.

3.1 Miner Poison Control Deck:

3-1-miner-poison-control-deck.png
Crush your foes in both ladder and challenge, especially the Crown Championship Challenge with this Miner Poison Deck.
3.1 Miner Poison Control Deck for Arena 11, Challenges and Tournaments

Strategy:

Note: Check the rest of the strategy by clicking this link or the IMAGE/BANNER above.

The Ideal Strategy of this deck is to gain an elixir advantage towards your enemy. This deck is only 3.1 so you have to play smart. The main group here is your Knight, Bandit, and Electro Wizard push. You can also have the Miner to save the push and then add the Poison if you can. Although risky, it can eliminate common cheap swarm units.

3M Ram Miner Deck for Challenges and Tournaments:

3M-ram-miner-deck.png
A Three Musketeers deck that has the ability to bait out the Fireball or punish the opponent for not having one. A high win rate deck for CCGS.
3M Ram Miner Deck for Challenges and Tournaments

Strategy:

Note: Check the rest of the strategy by clicking this link or the IMAGE/BANNER above.

The Ideal Strategy of this deck is to have the Three Musketeers split behind your king tower. A pair of Musketeers will go towards one lane and single one to the other lane. Put down the Ice Golem in front of the pair of Muskets and then have the Battle Ram join the lone Musketeer. The opponent will now have to choose which lane to defend. If they decide to Fireball, go with a Miner + Minion Horde. Sometimes a naked Minion Horde can do the trick if they don't have a ranged AoE unit on hand.

Electro Hog Lightning PEKKA Deck:

elec-hog-light-pekka.png
The Hog PEKKA Combo is making a fuss in the Challenges and Tournaments today. Here is another featured deck we would like to share for this epic mashup with reliable spells and supporting units.
Electro Hog Lightning PEKKA For Challenges and Tourneys

Strategy:

Note: Check the rest of the strategy by clicking this link or the IMAGE/BANNER above.

The ideal strategy for this deck is to play your Hog Rider combo early. Use the PEKKA's ability to counter your enemy and create a massive push out of it. You will need to control the game by using these cards at the right moment. You will need to have the Baby Dragon/Electro Wizard behind as you wait for your spells to be ready to ruin your enemy's counter strategy.

Triple Leg PEKKA Poison Beatdown Deck:

tripleleg-pekka.png
Devastate your opponent with this epic set of cards ready to bring doom in both challenges and tournaments.
Triple Leg PEKKA Poison Beatdown For Challenges and Tourneys

Strategy:

Note: Check the rest of the strategy by clicking this link or the IMAGE/BANNER above.

The ideal strategy of this deck is to bring pressure early with your legendaries and cheap support cards. As you build your momentum, you will need to chip-in damage to the opponent's towers overtime. Once you have an opening, deploy the PEKKA and let her tank as you prepare your additional troops/spells to make the attack worth it.

Electro PEKKA Hog Deck:

electro-pekka-hog.png
Bring terror with this Slow-Aggressive deck you can rely on in taking down your opponent in a massive way.
Electro PEKKA Hog For Arena 8 Above And Challenges

Strategy:

Note: Check the rest of the strategy by clicking this link or the IMAGE/BANNER above.

The ideal strategy of this deck is to perform offensive measures with the Hog Rider early. As you chip-in damage to your enemy's tower, you are getting ready to set your PEKKA free to wreck additional havoc later. Prepare spells and support wisely for countering the enemy's answers in each clash.

P.E.K.K.A Bridge Spam Deck:

pekka-bridge-spam.png
Even after the Battle Ram nerf, it is still a great card to use with the Bandit and the P.E.K.K.A to do a counter to counter-push.
P.E.K.K.A Bridge Spam for Challenges and Tournaments

Strategy:

Note: Check the rest of the strategy by clicking this link or the IMAGE/BANNER above.

The ideal strategy of this deck is to spam the bridge with your Bandit + Battle Ram and if possible a Poison around them. The P.E.K.K.A is there as the main defense unit that has the capability to counter-push. Always drop her in the same lane as the Golem, Giants, and other tanks. If you're battling against Hog Riders, be cautious in using your P.E.K.K.A as they can always out cycle you.

Pompeyo Bats Miner-Loon Deck:

pompeyo-bats-miner-loon-deck.png
Don't get lost in the current meta. Play with Pompeyo's brand new deck featuring the Miner-Loon with Bats and Mini P.E.K.K.A to keep you sane.
Pompeyo Bats Miner-Loon Deck for Arena 11, Challenges and Tournaments

Strategy:

Note: Check the rest of the strategy by clicking this link or the IMAGE/BANNER above.

The Ideal Strategy of this deck is to have a tanker like the Miner or Ice Golem for your Balloon push. The ideal formula is: Miner or Ice Golem + Balloon + Bats. This formula, of course, is when your opponent is not trying out anything or simply trying to lose but that is the ideal push you want to make.

Miner-Loon Control Deck:

miner-loon-control-deck.png
Steer away from nerfed cards and win by countering and punishing your opponent with this Miner-Balloon Control deck.
Miner-Loon Control Deck for Arena 9, Challenges and Tournaments

Strategy:

Note: Check the rest of the strategy by clicking this link or the IMAGE/BANNER above.

The Ideal Strategy of this deck is to counter attack and then go for a push. You first counter with your units to learn more about your opponent's deck. Lure out aerial counters such as Minions, Minion Horde and range units before you deploy your Balloon. Play passively or go on full offense just in case your opponent drops an Elixir Collector. Use your Miner against it.

The ideal formula here is to counter and then go for a counter-attack. Drop the Balloon at the bridge together with the Executioner. Make sure that the opponent's hand doesn't have any counters too or low on elixirs.

4 Musketeers Beatdown Deck:

4-musketeers-beatdown-deck.png
A deck that doesn't have any legendaries and still able to pull 20-1 in the CCGS 20 win challenge.
4 Musketeers Beatdown Deck for Challenges and Tournaments

Strategy:

Note: Check the rest of the strategy by clicking this link or the IMAGE/BANNER above.

The Ideal Strategy of this deck is to play your normal Giant + Musketeer + Mini P.E.K.K.A during regular elixirs while also trying to pump with your Elixir Collector. You can use the Bats to cycle your cards or to counter units. Once you hit double elixir and you have 1 - 2 Elixir Collectors, drop the Three Musketeers in front of your King Tower and then have the Giant tank for the 2 Musks and your Ice Golem to the single Musk. You can also have the Mini P.E.K.K.A together with the single Musketeer.

Zap Log Bait Deck:

zap-log-bait-deck.png
A working Zap and Log Bait Deck to work against the current meta with just the Princess as Legendary.
Zap Log Bait Deck Arena 9 and Above

Strategy:

Note: Check the rest of the strategy by clicking this link or the IMAGE/BANNER above.

The Ideal Strategy of this deck is to bait out the opponent's Zap and/or The Log. You can start by having the Princess to check if he/she will counter her with a spell. Next is Goblin Barrel straight to his/her tower. If he/she finally uses a spell, go with the Knight + Goblin Gang push.

Last modified: 30, 11, 2017

If you like this article, please follow us:

Daily Poll:

Clash Royalepedia Navigation Box:

Clash Royalepedia
New Cards
Mega KnightCannon CartFlying MachineSkeleton BarrelAll Card Profiles
Clash Royalepedia - Main Pages
GuidesTipsStrategyClan BattlesLegendary Glitch?Site UpdatesDeck BuilderSUBMIT A DECKUser Submitted Decks
Clash Royale Arena
Arena 2Arena 3Arena 4Arena 5Arena 6Arena 7Arena 8Arena 9Arena 10

Arena 11

Card Deck Strategies

BanditBatsBattle RamBowlerCannon CartDart GoblinElectro WizardElite BarbariansExecutionerGiantGoblin GangGolemGraveyardHealHog RiderIce WizardInferno DragonLava HoundThe LogLumberJackMinerNight WitchP.E.K.K.APrincePrincessSparkyTornadoAll Card Decks

Comment on this Article: