Kennen Counters

LoL Kennen Counters and Best Teammmates

The Best LoL Champions to Synergize and Counter Kennen

28,988 Kennen Counters and Matchups Analyzed


To determine the ideal and worst counters for Kennen, we checked the outcomes of 28,988 recently completed, ranked League rounds. We determined which champs have the highest and lowest win rates against him. Furthermore, we isolated those few that are exceptional teammates and who could help stop you from being countered. Having examined so many rounds provides us a lot of faith in our Kennen counter stats.

As shown above, Zyra is the strongest counter to Kennen with a 55.0% victory rate against him. Close behind, Dr. Mundo and Trundle are the next greatest threats to Kennen. These two have win rates of 55.0% and 55.0%, respectively. You should not take him into a game where any of these champions has been chosen.

On the other hand, if you're playing against Akshan, you probably should expect to do much better. Kennen counters them with a great win rate of 59.0%. Similarly, you can expect to do very well when facing Gwen and Rumble. They have the next worst winrates when trying to counter Kennen.

Kennen Team Synergies

If you would like the best champ pairings for your own teammates to help boost your winrate even further, glance at the champion synergies above. Regardless of his lane, he does very well when alonside Nocturne. This combination usually boosts his chances of winning by 4.0%. Trundle and Gnar are also great champions to team up with.

Our Methods

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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 Kennen counters online.

Guide to Countering Kennen

  • Kennen's Ult does massive AoE damage with a hard stun. He excels in teamfights and makes it challenging to fight in close spaces, such as around. Baron and Dragon. Kennen counters burst champions susceptible to CC.
  • Try not to clump up during teamfights because Kennen can get your entire team in the Slicing Maelstrom AOE if he gets into the middle.
  • Kennen is fairly squishy and can be burst down quickly.