How to Win Ahri vs Braum Counter Matchup Ahri is in the b tier of champions

Ahri vs Braum

How to Beat Braum as Ahri in LoL Braum is in the b tier of champions
Mage Assassin
Support Tank

How to Beat Braum as Ahri

based on 755 Ahri vs Braum matchups
Win Rate
49 %
K/D/A
2.64
Pick Rate
0.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of ranked LoL matches each and every week. In our database, Ahri engaged Braum in 755 rounds. Including so many matchups for Ahri vs Braum provides us confidence in our capability to provide actionable data and a pro build to counter Braum. This particular pairing is fairly rare. Ahri is forced to battle against Braum in only 0.9% of her matches.

Ahri vs Braum Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Ahri does a dismal job of countering Braum. On average, she wins a acceptable 49.0% of games the champs fight one another in. In Ahri versus Braum rounds, Ahri’s team is 0.1% less likely to get first blood. This indicates that she most likely won't get first blood versus Braum.

Best Ahri vs Braum Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeLost Chapter

Core Ahri Items

~22 Mins
EverfrostZhonya's HourglassShadowflame

Optional Items

Horizon FocusBanshee's VeilRabadon's Deathcap

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Ahri to level up q
>
Second ability for Ahri to level up w
>
Last skill for Ahri to max out e

Runes

Domination Electrocute Taste of BloodEyeball CollectionUltimate Hunter
Inspiration Biscuit DeliveryTime Warp Tonic
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Ahri's passive ability p
Ahri q ability q
Ahri w ability w
Ahri e ability e
Ahri's ultimate ability r
1
W
2
Q
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
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Q
10
W
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R
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W
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W
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E
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E
16
R

Guide to Countering Braum as Ahri

Tips for Playing as Ahri against Braum

Spirit Rush enables Ahri's abilities, it opens up paths for Charm, helps double hitting with Orb of Deception, and closes to make use of Fox-Fire.

Initiate team fights using Charm, and chase down stragglers with Spirit Rush.

Use Charm to set up your combos, it will make landing Orb of Deception and Fox-Fire dramatically easier.

Advice to Win Against Braum

Unbreakable gives Braum extremely strong directional defense, either wait until it is down or outposition the ability.

Braum must land Winter's Bite or a basic attack to start Concussive Blows. If you get marked, exit combat range before getting hit 3 more times to avoid the stun.

Braum's ultimate has a long cast time, use that extra time to dodge. Walking over the frozen ground left behind will slow you, position so that you don't need to cross it.

Ahri vs Braum Counter Stats

Ahri Image
Win Rate
49 %
VS
Win Rate
51 %
Braum Image
5.2
< Kills >
1.5
5
< Deaths >
5.6
8
< Assists >
13.8
1.23
< Killing Sprees >
0.24
152
< Minions Killed >
34
0.07
< Dragons Killed >
0.05
0.49
< Inhibitors >
0.5
1,409
< Physical Damage >
1,311
12,944
< Magic Damage >
5,877
4,990
< True Damage >
554
19,344
< Damage Dealt >
7,743
18,978
< Damage Taken >
21,705
10,552
< Gold Earned >
7,733
1.91
< Towers >
1.77
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
4,170
< Total Healing >
2,291
13,318
< Experience >
10,354
20
< Vision Score >
47
10
< Wards Placed >
22
72
< Time Dealing CC >
177

How to Counter Braum with Ahri in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here clarify some significant Ahri vs. Braum matchup statistics that may help you distinguish the distinctions between the two. For instance, Ahri’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Braum’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Ahri may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Braum. This observation is largely fueled by the difference in kills.

Ahri normally has a much larger longest killing spree than her matchup does. Typically, she receives a similar amount of damage to Braum. This often reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also hint that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Ahri and Braum

Damage Types Compared

Ahri
Braum
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Ahri
Braum

Who is Better, Ahri or Braum?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Ahri usually fairs equally well when taking on Braum, with a 49.0% win rate. Therefore, Ahri makes an ok counter for Braum.

While Ahri does have a lower win rate compared to Braum, when they face off with one another, Ahri also has a greater learning curve that makes her a more complex character to develop with. You still need to be cautious when picking Ahri into Braum.

Additionally, Ahri also has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Braum. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Ahri vs Braum matchups, Braum is the better champion with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during team fights.

Ahri is a somewhat poor counter to Braum. Focus your gameplay on maximizing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Ahri against Braum.

Additional Information for Ahri Players

How We Calculated Our Ahri vs Braum Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Braum as Ahri, we analyzed 755 matchups from recent LoL games. We use rigorous data cleaning and processing methods to ensure that our counter stats are of the highest quality. You can rest assured that the recommended build to counter Braum as Ahri comes from real data and is not the fabrication of some random LoL player, as some other sites provide. You can use the filters at the top of the page to view the most relevant stats and items to your rank.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

If you would like to truly master Ahri in order to counter Braum during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips presented here, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Ahri on average picks up much more CS compared to Braum. Champions who on average don't earn much CS usualy don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need many items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the numbers shown here to do well.

The best items to use in your Ahri versus Braum build include Everfrost, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Shadowflame. When Ahri used at least these three items in her build, she did significantly better when facing Braum than with many other typical item sets. In fact, Ahri boasted an average win rate of 49.0% when playing against Braum with this build.

To have the greatest likelihood of defeating Braum as Ahri, Ahri players should use the Electrocute, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Biscuit Delivery, and Time Warp Tonic runes from the Domination and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune sets that we analyzed for Ahri vs Braum LoL games, this blending of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 49.0% winrate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Braum as Ahri are presented for every ranked division. To narrow the stats and builds to a specific rank, you should use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.