The greatest picks globally to counter Nasus include Aphelios, Draven, and Tristana. These picks are all good at countering Nasus with high win rates over 57%. Even if these Nasus counter picks are not taken in the same position as you, it's not a good idea to choose him into these matchups. They will usually win against Nasus.
Conversely, if the other team brings either Karthus or Amumu, you should strongly think about picking him, as he easily dominates these champions with win rates over 53% against each ofthem.
Don't let Nasus free farm in lane, as he will continuously gain stacks from Siphoning Strike.
Nasus counters melee champions. In the late game, with a good setup and lots of Q stacks, he's nearly undefeatable 1:1. This is especially true if he's able to free farm early.
Nasus is weak early game, so keep the pressue on and be aggressive.
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