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

Ahri vs Gragas

How to Beat Gragas as Ahri in LoL Gragas is in the b tier of champions
Mage Assassin
Fighter Mage

How to Beat Gragas as Ahri

based on 1,332 Ahri vs Gragas matchups
Win Rate
54 %
K/D/A
2.67
Pick Rate
1.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of ranked League games every week. In our database, Ahri faced Gragas 1332 times. With so many matchups for Ahri versus Gragas gives us faith in our ability to prepare actionable stats and a recommended build to wreck your rival. This particular champion pairing is relatively rare. Ahri fights Gragas in only 1.5% of her games.

Ahri vs Gragas Matchup Summary

Ahri has done a great job of countering Gragas. On average, she wins a whopping 54.0% of the time the champs battle each other in. In Ahri versus Gragas matches, Ahri’s team is 0.0% more likely to get first blood, implying that she most likely will be able to get first blood versus Gragas.

Best Ahri vs Gragas Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsLost Chapter

Core Ahri Items

~22 Mins
EverfrostRabadon's DeathcapShadowflame

Optional Items

Horizon FocusZhonya's HourglassMorellonomicon

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 MagicRes
Ahri's passive ability p
Ahri q ability q
Ahri w ability w
Ahri e ability e
Ahri's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
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R
12
W
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W
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Gragas as Ahri

Tips for Playing as Ahri against Gragas

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 Gragas

Gragas can knock everybody away with his ultimate. Be careful that you don't get knocked into him or, worse, an enemy tower.

Body Slam is on a very low cooldown, making it difficult to pursue Gragas. Don't overextend yourself chasing him.

Ahri vs Gragas Counter Stats

Ahri Image
Win Rate
54 %
VS
Win Rate
46 %
Gragas Image
5.9
< Kills >
4.6
5.2
< Deaths >
5.4
8
< Assists >
7
1.34
< Killing Sprees >
1.07
155
< Minions Killed >
122
0.05
< Dragons Killed >
0.34
0.54
< Inhibitors >
0.36
1,583
< Physical Damage >
1,386
14,250
< Magic Damage >
16,023
5,011
< True Damage >
896
20,846
< Damage Dealt >
18,306
19,910
< Damage Taken >
28,038
10,913
< Gold Earned >
10,626
2.1
< Towers >
1.38
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.07
4,550
< Total Healing >
9,978
13,532
< Experience >
13,404
21
< Vision Score >
20
9
< Wards Placed >
9
73
< Time Dealing CC >
383

How to Counter Gragas with Ahri in LoL

The stats shown on this page feature some influential Ahri vs. Gragas counter statistics that can help us understand the differences and similarities between the two. Ahri’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Gragas’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Ahri may be more central to her team's team fighting capacity than Gragas..

Ahri usually has a similar longest kill spree as her foe does. Typically, she receives less damage than Gragas. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, but it can also hint that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to flee from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Ahri and Gragas

Damage Types Compared

Ahri
Gragas
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Ahri
Gragas

Who is Better, Ahri or Gragas?

Both LoL champs are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Ahri usually wins when taking on Gragas, with a 54.0% win rate. Thus, Ahri makes a great counter to Gragas.

While Ahri does have a much higher win rate compared to Gragas, when facing one another, Ahri also has a greater level of difficulty that makes her a more complex champ to develop with. You don't need to be too worried when picking Ahri into Gragas.

Moreover, Ahri has a good amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Gragas. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Ahri vs Gragas matchups, Ahri is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during late stage team fights.

Ahri is a great counter for Gragas. Focus your strategy on increasing your gold income and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Ahri against Gragas.

Additional Information for Ahri Players

How We Calculated Our Ahri vs Gragas Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Gragas as Ahri, we analyzed 1,332 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 Gragas 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 learn all of the intricacies of Ahri to counter Gragas during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you mind the build and stats displayed here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Ahri usually gets a similar amount of CS relative to Gragas. Champions who typically don't take many minion kills often don't need much CS to be effective, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require many items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The top items to have in your Ahri versus Gragas build consist of Everfrost, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Shadowflame. When Ahri used at least these three pieces in her build, she did significantly better when fighting Gragas than with most other commonly used item sets. In fact, Ahri boasted an average winrate of 54.0% battling Gragas with these items in her kit.

To have the greatest probability of vanquishing Gragas as Ahri, you should take the Electrocute, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Biscuit Delivery, and Time Warp Tonic runes from the Domination and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the runes we have analyed for Ahri vs Gragas fights, this blending of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 54.0% win rate overall.

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