Cho'Gath Counters

The Best LoL Champions to Synergize and Counter Cho'Gath

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To determine the greatest and worst counters for Cho'Gath, we studied the results of 804,804 recently finished, ranked League of Legends games. We found which champions have the best and worst win rates against him. Moreover, we determined those few that are solid companions and who could help stop your champ from being countered. Having evaluated so many rounds provides us great confidence in our conclusions.

As can be seen below, Amumu is the best counter to Cho'Gath with a 53.0% win rate against him. Close behind, Brand and Viktor are the next scariest threats to Cho'Gath. These two champs have win rates of 47.0% and 48.0%, respectively. You should avoid taking him into a match where one of these champions has already been selected.

Conversely, if you're fighting against Qiyana, you probably should anticipate doing much better. Cho'gath counters them with a very respectable win rate of 57.0%. Similarly, you can anticipate doing very well when battling Nidalee and Lee Sin. They have the next worst winrates versus Cho'Gath.

Who Counters Cho'Gath

Champion Win Rate
Cho'Gath vs Amumu Counter Amumu 47 %
Cho'Gath vs Brand Counter Brand 47 %
Cho'Gath vs Viktor Counter Viktor 48 %
Cho'Gath vs Skarner Counter Skarner 48 %
Cho'Gath vs Anivia Counter Anivia 48 %

Who Cho'Gath Counters

Champion Win Rate
Cho'Gath vs Qiyana Matchup Qiyana 57 %
Cho'Gath vs Nidalee Matchup Nidalee 57 %
Cho'Gath vs Lee Sin Matchup Lee Sin 56 %
Cho'Gath vs Zoe Matchup Zoe 56 %
Cho'Gath vs Gangplank Matchup Gangplank 56 %

Cho'Gath Team Synergies

Champion Win Rate
League of Legends Champion Skarner Stats Skarner 55 %
League of Legends Champion Amumu Stats Amumu 55 %
League of Legends Champion Udyr Stats Udyr 55 %
League of Legends Champion Seraphine Stats Seraphine 54 %
League of Legends Champion Brand Stats Brand 54 %

If you are looking for good champion pairings for your own teammates to help improve your victory rate even further, look at our champion synergies above. Regardless of his chosen position, he does best when paired with Skarner. This combination typically enhances his average win rate by 5.0%. Amumu and Udyr are also superb champs to pair with.

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Guide to Countering Cho'Gath

  • Don't let Cho'Gath get too many Feast stacks, because his health increases with every stack.
  • Watch for the smoke cloud indicating where Cho'Gath's Rupture ability will hit.

Our Methods

We comb through millions of League of Legends matches pulled directly from Riot’s servers each week. We analyze the data using advanced algorithms to bring you the most accurate Cho'Gath counters online.