Ahri vs Garen Counter Build

How to Win Ahri vs Garen Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Garen as Ahri in LoL

How to Beat Garen as Ahri

9,885 Ahri vs Garen Matchups Analyzed

We calculate our matchup stats from the millions of rated League matches that we evaluate every week. Our guide on how to beat Garen as Ahri resulted from an analysis of 9885 ranked rounds where both champs clashed against one another. This champ matchup is relatively uncommon. Ahri is forced to battle against Garen in only 4.7% of her rounds.

Unfortunately, Ahri has done a below average job of countering Garen. Typically, she wins a acceptable 49.1% of matches the champions clash against one another in. In Ahri vs Garen games, Ahri’s team is 0.0% more likely to earn first blood, indicating that she probably will get first blood against Garen.

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Best Ahri Items to Counter Garen

The top items to have in your Ahri versus Garen build include Luden's Tempest, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Cosmic Drive. When Ahri combined at least these three items in her build, she performed a lot better countering Garen than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Ahri boasted an average winrate of 59.2% when playing against Garen with this build.

Best Ahri Runes to Counter Garen

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ultimate Hunter Rune Ultimate Hunter
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band

To have the greatest probability of defeating Garen as Ahri, Ahri players should take the Electrocute, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Transcendence, and Manaflow Band runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Ahri vs Garen fights, this set of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 52.8% win rate overall.

We have also included the best Garen runes to counterpick against Ahri to help you interpret how he will likely be played to try to beat your champion.


6.1 | Ahri Garen | 6.4


5.5 | Ahri Garen | 5.3


7.8 | Ahri Garen | 4.5

Ahri vs Garen Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown on this page show several valuable Ahri versus Garen counter stats that may help you understand the differences and similarities between this pair of champs. Ahri’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.5 is better than Garen’s ratio of 2.1, showing that Ahri may be more central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Garen..

Ahri normally has a similar longest kill spree as her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, she takes less damage than Garen. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also imply that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from additional harm when poked or engaged.

In Ahri vs Garen matchups, Ahri often tallies less CS than Garen. Champs that do not earn a lot of minion kills normally don't have to have much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are able to scale properly off their abilities alone. However, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require a lot of items to be useful. In either case, work to outperform the averages presented here to do well.

If you want to view Ahri x Garen tips and counter stats for a a distinct rank, please select one from the selection menu above. If viewing for the first time, the stats and guides given are calculated using every game with data with both champs.

Num. Killing Sprees

1.38 | Ahri Garen | 1.45

Largest Multi-Kill

1.31 | Ahri Garen | 1.33

Damage Dealt

19,079 | Ahri Garen | 17,276

Damage Taken

18,346 | Ahri Garen | 27,659

Healing Done

3,496 | Ahri Garen | 3,185

Vision Score

20 | Ahri Garen | 17

Gold Earned

10,455 | Ahri Garen | 11,763

Minions Killed

135 | Ahri Garen | 156

Dragons Killed

0.07 | Ahri Garen | 0.15

Barons Killed

0.02 | Ahri Garen | 0.03


1.91 | Ahri Garen | 2.69


0.47 | Ahri Garen | 0.6

CC Duration (sec)

71 | Ahri Garen | 151

Experience Earned

13,380 | Ahri Garen | 14,553

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 9,885 Ahri vs Garen 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 Garen 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.