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.
Vi cannot be stopped while using her ult. Remember to save your displacement effects until after she's done charging.
Vi will shred your Armor and gain Attack Speed if she manages to hit you three times in a row. Try not to engage in extended brawls with her.
A fully charged Vault breaker deals double damage. If you see Vi start to charge you should back off or try to dodge it.
The stat comparisons shown on this page show some significant Ahri versus Vi matchup statistics that can help us appreciate the differences between the pair. As an example, Ahri’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Vi’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Ahri may be more central to her team's team fighting effectiveness than Vi..
Ahri normally has a similar longest killing spree as her enemy does. Typically, she takes less damage than Vi. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also indicate that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from additional damage when poked or engaged.
Both LoL champions are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Ahri usually loses when trying to fight Vi, with a 48.1% win rate. As a result, Ahri makes a poor counter to Vi.
While Ahri does have a lower win rate than Vi, when facing one another, Ahri also has a greater level of difficulty that makes her a more time consuming champion to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Ahri into Vi.
Moreover, Ahri has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Vi. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.
While there is not a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Ahri vs Vi matchups, Vi is the better champ 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 for Vi. Make sure you focus your actions on keeping up your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Ahri against Vi.
If you would like to truly master Ahri in order to counter Vi 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 stats displayed here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.
Ahri typically gets much more CS compared to Vi. Champions who on average don't earn many minion kills typically don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers displayed on this page to do well.
The ideal items to have in your Ahri versus Vi build consist of Luden's Tempest, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Ahri incorporated at least these three items in her build, she performed a lot better when fighting Vi than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Ahri boasted an average winrate of 48.1% battling Vi with this build.
To have the highest likelihood of coming out on top against Vi as Ahri, you should use the Electrocute, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Manaflow Band, and Transcendence runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the runes that we analyzed for Ahri vs Vi LoL games, this blending of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 48.1% win rate overall.
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