Use Umbral Dash while casting The Darkin Blade to increase your chances of hitting the enemy.
Cast World Ender when you are sure you can force a fight.
Crowd Control abilities like Infernal Chains or your allies' immobilizing effects will help you set up The Darkin Blade.
Kayle starts the game as a weaker melee champion. Try to put her behind before she ascends to her ranged form.
Divine Judgment only grants Kayle or her allies immunity to damage. Slows and stuns can still be applied, so trap them if they're being overzealous.
Kayle is usually a fragile target. If you see her ultimate cast on an ally, switch to attacking her.
The stats shown here emphasize some significant Aatrox against Kayle matchup statistics that can help you appreciate the differences and similarities between the pair. For instance, Aatrox’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Kayle’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Aatrox may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Kayle..
Aatrox normally has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his counter does. Commonly, he takes more damage than Kayle. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also show that the champion with increased health has less mobility and thus is unable to escape additional damage when engaged or poked.
Both LoL champs are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Aatrox usually wins when facing off against Kayle, with a 51.2% win rate. Therefore, Aatrox makes a good counter for Kayle.
While Aatrox does have a higher win rate than Kayle, when they face off with one another, Aatrox also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less time consuming character to learn. You still need to be cautious when picking Aatrox into Kayle.
Furthermore, Aatrox has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Kayle. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.
While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Aatrox vs Kayle matchups, Aatrox is the better champion with a higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during team fights.
Aatrox is a decent counter for Kayle. Make sure you focus your gameplay on increasing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Aatrox against Kayle.
To learn all of the intricacies of Aatrox in order to counter Kayle during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions displayed here, you will increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Aatrox most often gets a similar amount of CS relative to Kayle. Champions who typically don't acquire much CS often don't require much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the values reported here to do well.
The ideal items to prioritize in your Aatrox versus Kayle build include Eclipse, Black Cleaver, and Serylda's Grudge. When Aatrox used at least these three pieces in his build, he did significantly better vs Kayle than with many other common item sets. In fact, Aatrox had an average winrate of 51.2% when playing against Kayle with this counter build.
To have the highest probability of vanquishing Kayle as Aatrox, Aatrox players should equip the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Revitalize, and Bone Plating runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players used for Aatrox vs Kayle battles, this combo of runes yielded the highest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 51.2% win rate overall.
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