Akali vs Ahri Counter Build

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

How to Beat Ahri as Akali

8,931 Akali vs Ahri Matchups Analyzed

We calculate our matchup statistics from the millions of ranked League of Legends games that we review each week. Our guide on how to beat Ahri as Akali resulted from an evaluation of 8931 ranked rounds where both champions fought each other. This particular pairing is fairly rare. Akali has to counter Ahri in only 3.4% of her matches.

Unfortunately, Akali does a poor job of countering Ahri. Typically, she wins a lowly 47.3% of games the champs face one another in. In Akali against Ahri games, Akali’s team is 0.1% less expected to obtain first blood, indicating that she most likely won't be able to get first blood versus Ahri.

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Best Akali Items to Counter Ahri

The top items to focus on in your Akali versus Ahri build include Riftmaker, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Demonic Embrace. When Akali bought at least these three items in her build, she performed much better when fighting Ahri than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Akali had an average winrate of 61.9% when countering Ahri with this build.

Best Akali Runes to Counter Ahri

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Overgrowth Rune Overgrowth

To have the highest chance of annihilating Ahri as Akali, Akali players should use the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Coup de Grace, Bone Plating, and Overgrowth runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune sets we have analyed for Akali vs Ahri LoL games, this combination of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 51.2% winrate overall.

We have also included the top Ahri runes to fight back against Akali in order to help you interpret how she will likely be built against your champ.


7.7 | Akali Ahri | 6


6.1 | Akali Ahri | 5.6


5 | Akali Ahri | 8

Akali vs Ahri Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown on this page highlight some critical Akali against Ahri counter stats that may help us figure out the differences between the two. Akali’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.1 is not as good as Ahri’s KDA ratio of 2.5, demonstrating that Akali may be less central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Ahri..

Akali typically has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, she takes more damage than Ahri. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also show that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Akali usually racks up a similar number of minion kills than Ahri. Champs that do not acquire very much CS typically do not have to have much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are capable of scaling adequately off their skills and stats alone. However, champs with many minion kills, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have a lot of gold to be useful. In either case, try to do better than the values displayed here to do well.

If you need to see Akali versus Ahri tips and counter stats for a a distinct rank, feel free to choose one from the selection menu provided above. If viewing for the first time, the statistics and guides shown are computed using every match run with both champions.

Num. Killing Sprees

1.77 | Akali Ahri | 1.4

Largest Multi-Kill

1.6 | Akali Ahri | 1.31

Damage Dealt

18,973 | Akali Ahri | 19,713

Damage Taken

24,621 | Akali Ahri | 18,090

Healing Done

4,398 | Akali Ahri | 3,414

Vision Score

17 | Akali Ahri | 20

Gold Earned

10,592 | Akali Ahri | 10,397

Minions Killed

130 | Akali Ahri | 133

Dragons Killed

0.06 | Akali Ahri | 0.07

Barons Killed

0.01 | Akali Ahri | 0.02


1.26 | Akali Ahri | 1.98


0.34 | Akali Ahri | 0.48

CC Duration (sec)

57 | Akali Ahri | 71

Experience Earned

13,303 | Akali Ahri | 13,283

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 8,931 Akali vs Ahri 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 Ahri as Akali 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.