Malzahar Counters

The Best LoL Champions to Synergize and Counter Malzahar

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We determined our best and worst Malzahar counters with data extract from 82,745 ranked League matches. We have established the champs with the highest and lowest rates of victory versus him. Furthermore, we have calculated which champs can be great allies to improve your rank.

As can be seen below, Nocturne is the strongest challenger for Malzahar with a 53.0% win percentage against him. Similarly, Viktor and Swain are the next greatest threats to Malzahar. These two champs have win rates of 47.0% and 48.0%, respectively. You should not bring him into a match where one of these other champs has already been selected.

On the other hand, if you're facing off against Zoe, you should expect to do much better. Malzahar counters them with a great win rate of 59.0%. Equally, you can anticipate doing very well against Nidalee and Azir. These champs have the next poorest win rates versus Malzahar.

Who Counters Malzahar

Champion Win Rate
Malzahar vs Nocturne Counter Nocturne 47 %
Malzahar vs Viktor Counter Viktor 47 %
Malzahar vs Swain Counter Swain 48 %
Malzahar vs Diana Counter Diana 48 %
Malzahar vs Dr. Mundo Counter Dr. Mundo 48 %

Who Malzahar Counters

Champion Win Rate
Malzahar vs Zoe Matchup Zoe 59 %
Malzahar vs Nidalee Matchup Nidalee 59 %
Malzahar vs Azir Matchup Azir 59 %
Malzahar vs Qiyana Matchup Qiyana 59 %
Malzahar vs Vladimir Matchup Vladimir 58 %

Malzahar Team Synergies

Champion Win Rate
League of Legends Champion Amumu Stats Amumu 56 %
League of Legends Champion Wukong Stats Wukong 55 %
League of Legends Champion Skarner Stats Skarner 55 %
League of Legends Champion Jhin Stats Jhin 54 %
League of Legends Champion Vi Stats Vi 54 %

If you are interested in good champion synergies for your own allies to raise your win rate even further, take a peek at at the Malzahar synergies above. Regardless of his chosen position, he does very well when alonside Amumu. This pairing typically boosts his chances of winning by 6.0%. Wukong and Skarner are also superb champions to team up with.

To examine the details and best Malzahar counter builds about a particular matchup, you can click the corresponding row in the tables above. If you would like some Malzahar counters that are not listed here, you may click the button to view details on all potential counters. To find more specific countering guidance and advice, you should read our guide a little further down on the page.

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Guide to Countering Malzahar

  • If you see Malhazar using Nether Grasp on one of your allies, throw him a stun to save your ally from being immobilized.
  • Try to learn the mechanics of Call of the Void so you avoid getting silenced by it.

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 Malzahar counters online.