Malzahar Counters

The Best LoL Champions to Synergize and Counter Malzahar

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We computed our best and worst Malzahar counters using information pulled from 549,743 ranked LoL rounds. We have figured out the champs with the best and worse rates of victory against him. Additionally, we found which champions can serve as valuable teammates to help you win more League games.

As you can see below, Viktor is the strongest counter to Malzahar with a 53.0% win percentage against him. Similarly, Diana and Swain are the next scariest threats to Malzahar. These two champs have win rates of 48.0% and 48.0%, respectively. You should not take him into a game where one of these other champs has been picked.

Conversely, if you're facing off against Zoe, you probably should anticipate doing much better. Malzahar counters them with a much higher win rate of 59.0%. Similarly, you should expect to do very well when battling Vladimir and Qiyana. They have the next poorest win rates versus Malzahar.

Who Counters Malzahar

Champion Win Rate
Malzahar vs Viktor Counter Viktor 47 %
Malzahar vs Diana Counter Diana 48 %
Malzahar vs Swain Counter Swain 48 %
Malzahar vs Amumu Counter Amumu 48 %
Malzahar vs Nocturne Counter Nocturne 48 %

Who Malzahar Counters

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

Malzahar Team Synergies

Champion Win Rate
League of Legends Champion Amumu Stats Amumu 56 %
League of Legends Champion Skarner Stats Skarner 56 %
League of Legends Champion Seraphine Stats Seraphine 55 %
League of Legends Champion Swain Stats Swain 55 %
League of Legends Champion Vi Stats Vi 55 %

If you are interested in the best champ pairings for your own comrades to help improve your win percentage even further, take a look at the Malzahar synergies above. Regardless of his lane, he does best when alonside Amumu. This combination usually boosts his average win rate by 6.0%. Skarner and Seraphine are also awesome champs to pair with.

If you want to learn more about a specific Malzahar counter, including the finest builds to use in that situation, please click the related row in the tables above. If the particular Malzahar counters you are interested in aren’t avaialable below, you can view all possible counters at the link above. If you would like more specific countering guidance and advice, you should take a look at our guide a little lower 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.