Olaf Counters

The Best LoL Champions to Synergize and Counter Olaf

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We calculated our best and worst Olaf counters using info pulled from 681,272 ranked LoL matches. We have established the champions with the highest and lowest rates of victory against him. Additionally, we have found which champs can serve as great allies to improve your rank.

As shown below, Brand is the strongest to beat Olaf with a 54.0% victory rate against him. In a close second and third place, Yorick and Rammus are the next largest threats to Olaf. These two have win rates of 47.0% and 48.0%, respectively. You should avoid bringing him into a match where any of these other champions has already been selected.

Conversely, if you are facing off against Qiyana, you probably should anticipate doing much better. Olaf counters them with a much higher win percentage of 57.0%. Equally, you should expect to do very well when facing Lee Sin and Twisted Fate. These champs have the next worst win rates against Olaf.

Who Counters Olaf

Champion Win Rate
Olaf vs Brand Counter Brand 46 %
Olaf vs Yorick Counter Yorick 47 %
Olaf vs Rammus Counter Rammus 48 %
Olaf vs Kled Counter Kled 48 %
Olaf vs Illaoi Counter Illaoi 48 %

Who Olaf Counters

Champion Win Rate
Olaf vs Qiyana Matchup Qiyana 57 %
Olaf vs Lee Sin Matchup Lee Sin 56 %
Olaf vs Twisted Fate Matchup Twisted Fate 56 %
Olaf vs Azir Matchup Azir 56 %
Olaf vs Nidalee Matchup Nidalee 55 %

Olaf Team Synergies

Champion Win Rate
League of Legends Champion Anivia Stats Anivia 55 %
League of Legends Champion Viktor Stats Viktor 54 %
League of Legends Champion Sion Stats Sion 54 %
League of Legends Champion Brand Stats Brand 54 %
League of Legends Champion Fizz Stats Fizz 54 %

If you are seeking great champion pairings for your own teammates to raise your winrate more, look at our champ synergies above. Regardless of his chosen position, he does best when on the same team as Anivia. This pairing typically enhances his average win rate by 5.0%. Viktor and Sion are also fantastic champions to fight alongside.

To examine the details and best Olaf counter builds about a specific matchup, you should click the corresponding row in the tables above. If you want specific Olaf counters that aren’t listed here, you may click the above link to get them. To find more focused countering tips and tactics, feel free to take a look at our guide a little lower on the page.

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Guide to Countering Olaf

  • Olaf becomes tougher to fight the lower health he is. Save your burst damage for when he's low.
  • Olaf is immune to spells when he activates Ragnarok, so make sure to save your CC until after it expires.

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 Olaf counters online.