Master Yi Counters

LoL Master Yi Counters and Best Teammmates

The Best LoL Champions to Synergize and Counter Master Yi

222,222 Master Yi Counters and Matchups Analyzed


To determine the greatest and worst counters for Master Yi, we analyzed the outcomes of 222,222 recently completed, ranked LoL matches. We determined which champions have the best and worst win rates against him. Moreover, we isolated those few that are great teammates and who could help prevent him from being countered. Having reviewed so many games gives us complete confidence in our Master Yi counter stats.

As can be seen above, Skarner is the best challenger for Master Yi with a 52.0% win fraction against him. In a close second and third place, Wukong and Vi are the next biggest threats to Master Yi. These two have win rates of 52.0% and 52.0%, respectively. You should avoid bringing him into a match where any of these other champs has already been picked.

Conversely, if you are facing off against Nidalee, you probably should expect to do much better. Master yi counters them with a great win rate of 58.0%. Equally, you can expect to do very well when battling Azir and Gangplank. These champs have the next lowest win rates against Master Yi.

Master Yi Team Synergies

If you are seeking good champion pairings for your own teammates to advance your winrate more, look at the Master Yi synergies above. Regardless of his chosen position, he does very well when on the same team as Swain. This combination typically enhances his chances of winning by 6.0%. Ziggs and Heimerdinger are also fantastic champions to fight alongside.

Our Methods

If you would like to find out more about a particular Master Yi counter, along with the most desirable builds to adopt in that matchup, please click the corresponding row in the tables above. If the specific Master Yi counters you are trying to find aren’t avaialable below, you may view all potential counters at the link above.

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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 Master Yi counters online.

Guide to Countering Master Yi

  • Master Yi can't move when casting Meditate. Try not to focus him while he's channeling this, switch to squishy targets instead. It gives him a lot of damage reduction, so your damage will be wasted.
  • Save your finishing skills after Alpha Strike expires.