The top champions out of lane to counter Yasuo include Aphelios, Lucian, and Caitlyn. These champs are all good at countering Yasuo with decent win rates over 55%. Even if these Yasuo counter picks are not used in your lane, it's not smart to play him into one of these matchups. They will usually win against Yasuo.
Conversely, if the opposing team picks either Tahm Kench or Rammus, you should seriously think about choosing him, as he easily beats these selections with win rates over 52% against both ofthem.
Engage Yasuo after whirlwind is launched. This is especially true if Yasuo's ultimate may be ready.
In LoL, Yasuo counters champions with poor mobility. He can quickly dash to minions and then on to his targets. Once he is on his target, he will deal massive damage. The best defense to counter Yasuo is to use crowd control or out burst him.
Pop Yasuo's passive shield and then use hard-hitting spells when the shield is expired.
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