Ahri vs Zed Counter Build

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

How to Beat Zed as Ahri

10,663 Ahri vs Zed Matchups Analyzed

We calculate our counter statistics from the millions of recently ranked LoL matches that we review every week. Our guide on how to beat Zed as Ahri resulted from an analysis of 10663 ranked games where both champs opposed each other. This counter matchup is relatively uncommon. Ahri fights Zed in only 5.1% of her matches.

Ahri has done a ok job of countering Zed. Normally, she wins a acceptable 50.1% of the time the champs clash against each other in. In Ahri against Zed games, Ahri’s side is 0.0% more expected to gain first blood. This implies that she probably will get first blood against Zed.

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Best Ahri Items to Counter Zed

The most important items to focus on in your Ahri versus Zed build include Everfrost, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Cosmic Drive. When Ahri bought at least these three pieces in her build, she performed a lot better when fighting Zed than with most other commonly used item sets. In fact, Ahri boasted an average winrate of 60.4% when countering Zed with this counter build.

Best Ahri Runes to Counter Zed

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ultimate Hunter Rune Ultimate Hunter
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence

To have the greatest probability of beating Zed as Ahri, you should use the Electrocute, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Manaflow Band, and Transcendence runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune builds that we analyzed for Ahri vs Zed matchups, this combination of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 52.7% win rate overall.

We have also included the top Zed runes to fight Ahri in order to help you recognize how he will likely be kitted out against your champion.


5.7 | Ahri Zed | 8.7


6 | Ahri Zed | 6.3


7.7 | Ahri Zed | 5.1

Ahri vs Zed Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown here show some critical Ahri versus Zed matchup stats that may help us realize the distinctions between this pair of champions. For instance, Ahri’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is similar to Zed’s ratio of 2.2, showing that Ahri may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Zed..

Ahri typically has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, she receives a similar amount of damage to Zed. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also hint that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Ahri often takes a similar number of CS than Zed. Champions who on average do not get a lot of minion kills usually do not need much CS to be effective. They are capable of scaling adequately off their abilities alone. However, champions with plenty of CS, such as ADCs, typically have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to top the averages presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.29 | Ahri Zed | 2

Largest Multi-Kill

1.28 | Ahri Zed | 1.52

Damage Dealt

17,461 | Ahri Zed | 21,022

Damage Taken

18,925 | Ahri Zed | 20,170

Healing Done

3,496 | Ahri Zed | 3,367

Vision Score

20 | Ahri Zed | 19

Gold Earned

10,264 | Ahri Zed | 11,771

Minions Killed

134 | Ahri Zed | 146

Dragons Killed

0.06 | Ahri Zed | 0.21

Barons Killed

0.02 | Ahri Zed | 0.04


1.83 | Ahri Zed | 1.54


0.45 | Ahri Zed | 0.38

CC Duration (sec)

67 | Ahri Zed | 131

Experience Earned

13,267 | Ahri Zed | 13,806

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 10,663 Ahri vs Zed 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 Zed 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.