Xerath Counters

The Best LoL Champions to Synergize and Counter Xerath

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We computed our best and worst Xerath counters with information taken from 619,816 ranked League of Legends games. We have established the champions with the best and worse rates of victory when facing him. Additionally, we have calculated which champions can serve as good teammates to to get more wins.

As can be seen below, Fizz is the best to challenge Xerath with a 54.0% victory percentage against him. In a close second and third place, Skarner and Udyr are the next biggest threats to Xerath. These two have win rates of 47.0% and 47.0%, respectively. You should not bring him into a match where one of these other champs has already been chosen.

Conversely, if you're facing off against Qiyana, you can anticipate doing much better. Xerath counters them with a very respectable win rate of 57.0%. Likewise, you should expect to do very well when fighting Azir and Nidalee. They have the next lowest winrates when trying to counter Xerath.

Who Counters Xerath

Champion Win Rate
Xerath vs Fizz Counter Fizz 46 %
Xerath vs Skarner Counter Skarner 47 %
Xerath vs Udyr Counter Udyr 47 %
Xerath vs Amumu Counter Amumu 48 %
Xerath vs Nunu & Willump Counter Nunu & Willump 48 %

Who Xerath Counters

Champion Win Rate
Xerath vs Qiyana Matchup Qiyana 57 %
Xerath vs Azir Matchup Azir 57 %
Xerath vs Nidalee Matchup Nidalee 57 %
Xerath vs Ryze Matchup Ryze 56 %
Xerath vs Lee Sin Matchup Lee Sin 56 %

Xerath Team Synergies

Champion Win Rate
League of Legends Champion Amumu Stats Amumu 55 %
League of Legends Champion Nunu & Willump Stats Nunu & Willump 54 %
League of Legends Champion Garen Stats Garen 54 %
League of Legends Champion Rammus Stats Rammus 54 %
League of Legends Champion Heimerdinger Stats Heimerdinger 54 %

If you are interested in the best champ pairings for your own comrades to increase your victory rate even further, glance at the champ synergies above. Regardless of his lane, he does best when alonside Amumu. This combination typically enhances his average win rate by 5.0%. Nunu & Willump and Garen are also superb champions to team up with.

If you would like to find out more about a particular Xerath counter, as well as the greatest builds to use in that matchup, please click the corresponding row in the tables above. If the specific Xerath counters you are looking for are not shown below, you can see all potential counters at the link above. If you would like more specific countering advice and strategies, feel free to take a look at our guide to countering Xerath a little further down on the page.

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Guide to Countering Xerath

  • It's important to dodge, dodge, dodge Xerath's abilities; they are location targeted.

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 Xerath counters online.