How to Win Ahri vs Master Yi Counter Matchup Ahri is in the a tier of champions

Ahri vs Master Yi

How to Beat Master Yi as Ahri in LoL Master Yi is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Master Yi as Ahri

based on 4,269 Ahri vs Master Yi matchups
Win Rate
48.9 %
K/D/A
2.67
Pick Rate
5.2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We produce our counter statistics from the millions of recently rated League of Legends games that we evaluate each week. This guide on how to beat Master Yi as Ahri resulted from an evaluation of 4269 ranked rounds where both champions fought each other. This champ pairing is relatively uncommon. Ahri fights Master Yi in only 5.2% of her matches.

Ahri vs Master Yi Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Ahri has done a below average job of beating Master Yi. On average, she wins a acceptable 48.9% of games the champions clash against each other in. In Ahri against Master Yi matches, Ahri’s team is 0.0% more probable to obtain first blood. This indicates that she most likely will be able to get first blood versus Master Yi.

Best Ahri vs Master Yi Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSpellthief's Edge

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsLost Chapter

Core Ahri Items

~22 Mins
Luden's TempestBanshee's VeilZhonya's Hourglass

Optional Items

Rabadon's DeathcapShadowflameHorizon FocusMorellonomicon

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport 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 DeliveryCosmic Insight
Adaptive Adaptive MagicRes
Ahri's passive ability p
Ahri q ability q
Ahri w ability w
Ahri e ability e
Ahri's ultimate ability r
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W
2
Q
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
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W
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Q
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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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R

Guide to Countering Master Yi as Ahri

Tips for Playing as Ahri against Master Yi

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.

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

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

Advice to Win Against Master Yi

Meditate is an effective method of healing damage over time, but Master Yi is susceptible to coordinated team ganks early in the game.

Although Master Yi cannot be slowed while using Highlander, other disables can stop him in his tracks.

If Master Yi tries to farm with Alpha Strike, hit him a few times so he has to use mana with Meditate to heal.

Ahri vs Master Yi Counter Stats

Ahri Image
Win Rate
48.9 %
VS
Win Rate
51.1 %
Master Yi Image
5.9
< Kills >
8.2
5.2
< Deaths >
7.2
8
< Assists >
5.1
1.35
< Killing Sprees >
1.9
149
< Minions Killed >
42
0.07
< Dragons Killed >
1.6
0.5
< Inhibitors >
0.41
1,478
< Physical Damage >
11,982
12,990
< Magic Damage >
551
4,704
< True Damage >
6,721
19,173
< Damage Dealt >
19,254
19,885
< Damage Taken >
28,518
10,817
< Gold Earned >
12,427
1.99
< Towers >
1.63
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.38
4,456
< Total Healing >
7,815
13,746
< Experience >
13,595
20
< Vision Score >
19
9
< Wards Placed >
5
70
< Time Dealing CC >
202

How to Counter Master Yi with Ahri in LoL

The stats shown here highlight several vital Ahri versus Master Yi counter stats that can help us understand the distinctions between these two champions. As an example, Ahri’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Master Yi’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Ahri may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Master Yi..

Ahri normally has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than her counter does. Commonly, she takes less damage than Master Yi. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also imply that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Ahri and Master Yi

Damage Types Compared

Ahri
Master Yi
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Ahri
Master Yi

Who is Better, Ahri or Master Yi?

Both LoL champs are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Ahri usually loses when playing against Master Yi, with a 48.9% win rate. Therefore, Ahri makes a poor counter to Master Yi.

While Ahri does have a lower winrate compared to Master Yi, when on opposite teams, Ahri also has a greater difficulty level that makes her a more challenging character to pick up and master. You should be careful when picking Ahri into Master Yi.

Moreover, Ahri has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Master Yi. 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 for every situation in League of Legends, in Ahri vs Master Yi matchups, Master Yi is the better champion with a lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during team fights.

Ahri is a somewhat poor counter to Master Yi. Focus your gameplay on keeping up your CS and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Ahri against Master Yi.

Additional Information for Ahri Players

How We Calculated Our Ahri vs Master Yi Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Master Yi as Ahri, we analyzed 4,269 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 Master Yi 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 to counter Master Yi during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and tips displayed above, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Ahri typically gets much more CS as Master Yi. Champs who typically don't earn much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need many items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values shown on this page to do well.

The top items to have in your Ahri versus Master Yi build include Luden's Tempest, Banshee's Veil, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Ahri combined at least these three pieces in her build, she did significantly better against Master Yi than with most other typical builds. In fact, Ahri boasted an average win rate of 48.9% when countering Master Yi with these items in her kit.

To have the highest likelihood of annihilating Master Yi as Ahri, you should equip the Electrocute, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Biscuit Delivery, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Domination and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the runes players chose for Ahri vs Master Yi counterpicks, this sequence of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 48.9% winrate overall.

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