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

Ahri vs Talon

How to Beat Talon as Ahri in LoL Talon is in the s tier of champions
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How to Beat Talon as Ahri

based on 1,538 Ahri vs Talon matchups
Win Rate
49.6 %
K/D/A
2.52
Pick Rate
1.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our matchup stats from the millions of rated League of Legends matches that we review each week. Our guide on how to beat Talon as Ahri came out of an analysis of 1538 ranked games where both champions faced off against one another. This particular champ pairing is fairly rare. Ahri encounters Talon in only 1.8% of her games.

Ahri vs Talon Matchup Summary

Ahri does a average job of countering Talon. Typically, she wins a acceptable 49.6% of the time the champs fight one another in. In Ahri against Talon games, Ahri’s team is 0.0% more expected to earn first blood. This indicates that she most likely will get first blood versus Talon.

Best Ahri vs Talon Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsLost Chapter

Core Ahri Items

~22 Mins
EverfrostRabadon's DeathcapZhonya's Hourglass

Optional Items

Horizon FocusShadowflameVoid Staff

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
Sorcery Manaflow BandTranscendence
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
9
Q
10
W
11
R
12
W
13
W
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Talon as Ahri

Tips for Playing as Ahri against Talon

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 Talon

Talon's attacks are all physical damage. Build armor early to counter his burst damage.

Talon has unrivaled roaming ability. Make sure to keep track of his position or force him to stay in lane by pushing aggressively.

Talon is heavily reliant on Shadow Assault to escape a fight. When it is down he's significantly more vulnerable.

Ahri vs Talon Counter Stats

Ahri Image
Win Rate
49.6 %
VS
Win Rate
50.4 %
Talon Image
6
< Kills >
8
5.4
< Deaths >
6.5
7.6
< Assists >
6.2
1.37
< Killing Sprees >
1.85
157
< Minions Killed >
108
0.06
< Dragons Killed >
0.65
0.44
< Inhibitors >
0.35
1,620
< Physical Damage >
19,062
13,645
< Magic Damage >
77
4,916
< True Damage >
1,629
20,182
< Damage Dealt >
20,769
20,249
< Damage Taken >
27,016
10,982
< Gold Earned >
12,612
1.9
< Towers >
1.36
0.03
< Baron Takedowns >
0.14
4,432
< Total Healing >
5,356
13,662
< Experience >
13,985
21
< Vision Score >
20
10
< Wards Placed >
6
74
< Time Dealing CC >
236

How to Counter Talon with Ahri in LoL

The stats shown here highlight some important Ahri versus Talon matchup stats that can help you appreciate the differences between the two. For instance, Ahri’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Talon’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that Ahri may be more central to her team's team fighting effectiveness than Talon..

Ahri usually has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than her opponent does. Commonly, she takes less damage than Talon. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also imply that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to escape additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Ahri and Talon

Damage Types Compared

Ahri
Talon
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Ahri
Talon

Who is Better, Ahri or Talon?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Ahri usually fairs equally well when facing off against Talon, with a 49.6% win rate. Therefore, Ahri makes an ok counter for Talon.

While Ahri does have a lower win rate than Talon, when they face off with one another, Ahri also has a lower difficulty level that makes her a less difficult champion to learn. You still need to be cautious when picking Ahri into Talon.

Moreover, Ahri also has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Talon. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Ahri vs Talon matchups, Talon is the better champion with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during team fights.

Ahri is a somewhat poor counter to Talon. Focus your tactics on increasing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Ahri against Talon.

Additional Information for Ahri Players

How We Calculated Our Ahri vs Talon Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Talon as Ahri, we analyzed 1,538 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 Talon 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

To truly master Ahri to counter Talon during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you mind the build and stats presented above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Ahri typically gets a similar amount of CS compared to Talon. Champions who on average don't acquire much CS typically don't need much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values displayed here to do well.

The most crucial items to use in your Ahri versus Talon build consist of Everfrost, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Ahri incorporated at least these three items in her build, she did significantly better vs. Talon than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Ahri boasted an average win rate of 49.6% battling Talon with this build.

To have the best probability of annihilating Talon as Ahri, you should take the Electrocute, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Manaflow Band, and Transcendence runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the rune sets players picked for Ahri vs Talon counters, this combination of runes resulted in the highest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 49.6% winrate overall.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Talon as Ahri are shown for all skill levels combined. To narrow the statistics and builds to a distinct rank, you may use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.