Yasuo Counters

The Best LoL Champions to Synergize and Counter Yasuo

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218,284 LoL Matches Analyzed

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To select the most and least favorable counters for Yasuo, we summarized the results of 218,284 recently completed, ranked LoL games. We found which champs have the best and worst win rates against him. Additionally, we determined those few that are exceptional allies and who could help prevent your champ from being crushed. Having checked so many games gives us complete confidence in our conclusions.

As shown below, Rammus is the best counter to Yasuo with a 57.0% win fraction against him. In a close second and third place, Amumu and Viktor are the next greatest threats to Yasuo. These two have win rates of 45.0% and 46.0%, respectively. You should avoid taking him into a round where any of these other champions has already been selected.

Conversely, if you're playing against Nidalee, you probably should expect to do much better. Yasuo counters them with a very respectable win rate of 57.0%. Similarly, you should expect to do very well when battling Twisted Fate and Zoe. They have the next lowest winrates when countering Yasuo.

Who Counters Yasuo

Champion Win Rate
Yasuo vs Rammus Counter Rammus 43 %
Yasuo vs Amumu Counter Amumu 45 %
Yasuo vs Viktor Counter Viktor 46 %
Yasuo vs Skarner Counter Skarner 46 %
Yasuo vs Udyr Counter Udyr 46 %

Who Yasuo Counters

Champion Win Rate
Yasuo vs Nidalee Matchup Nidalee 57 %
Yasuo vs Twisted Fate Matchup Twisted Fate 55 %
Yasuo vs Zoe Matchup Zoe 55 %
Yasuo vs Qiyana Matchup Qiyana 55 %
Yasuo vs Ryze Matchup Ryze 55 %

Yasuo Team Synergies

Champion Win Rate
League of Legends Champion Ivern Stats Ivern 54 %
League of Legends Champion Amumu Stats Amumu 54 %
League of Legends Champion Brand Stats Brand 54 %
League of Legends Champion Rammus Stats Rammus 54 %
League of Legends Champion Cho'Gath Stats Cho'Gath 53 %

If you are interested in the best champion pairings for your own comrades to help improve your victory rate more, look at our Yasuo synergies above. Regardless of his lane, he does best when alonside Ivern. This pairing usually increases his average win rate by 4.0%. Amumu and Brand are also superb champs to fight alongside.

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Guide to Countering Yasuo

  • Engage Yasuo after whirlwind is launched.
  • Pop Yasuo's passive shield and then use hard-hitting spells when the shield is expired.

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 Yasuo counters online.