Akali vs Cho'Gath Counter Build

How to Win Akali vs Cho'Gath Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Cho'Gath as Akali in LoL

How to Beat Cho'Gath as Akali

5,996 Akali vs Cho'Gath Matchups Analyzed

We calculate our counter statistics from the millions of recently ranked League of Legends matches that we get from Riot Games each week. Our guide on how to beat Cho'Gath as Akali resulted from an analysis of 5996 ranked rounds where both champions opposed each other. This champion pairing is fairly rare. Akali fights Cho'Gath in only 2.3% of her rounds.

Unfortunately, Akali has done a below average job of beating Cho'Gath. Normally, she wins a acceptable 48.8% of the time the champs face each other in. In Akali versus Cho'Gath matches, Akali’s team is 0.0% more expected to get first blood. This implies that she probably will be able to get first blood against Cho'Gath.

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Best Akali Items to Counter Cho'Gath

The most crucial items to prioritize in your Akali versus Cho'Gath build consist of Riftmaker, Lich Bane, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Akali bought at least these three pieces in her build, she did much better vs. Cho'Gath than with most other commonly used builds. In fact, Akali had an average win rate of 63.3% battling Cho'Gath with these items in her kit.

Best Akali Runes to Counter Cho'Gath

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter

To have the best likelihood of beating Cho'Gath as Akali, you should use the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Taste of Blood, and Ravenous Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune combinations that we analyzed for Akali vs Cho'Gath clashes, this sequence of runes yielded the highest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 58.3% winrate overall.

We have also shown the top Cho'Gath runes to fend off Akali to help you recognize how he will likely be built to try to beat your champion.


8.1 | Akali Cho'Gath | 5.6


6 | Akali Cho'Gath | 5.6


5.5 | Akali Cho'Gath | 6.7

Akali vs Cho'Gath Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown here emphasize several valuable Akali against Cho'Gath counter statistics that may help us realize the differences between this set of champions. Akali’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.3 is nearly equal to Cho'Gath’s KDA ratio of 2.2, indicating that Akali may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Cho'Gath..

Akali usually has a slightly larger longest killing spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, she receives less damage than Cho'Gath. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also hint that the champion with higher health has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from further damage when engaged or poked.

Akali typically takes a similar number of CS than Cho'Gath. Champs that do not acquire a lot of minion kills usually don't have to have much CS to be useful. Instead, they are able to scale well off of their abilities alone. Although, champs with a lot of CS, such as ADCs, typically have to have a lot of gold to be effective. In either case, work to outperform the values shown here to do well.

If you want to get Akali x Cho'Gath tips and counter stats for a an individual player tier, please choose one from the selection menu provided above. At first, the stats and guides displayed are calculated using all rounds finished with both champions.

Num. Killing Sprees

1.82 | Akali Cho'Gath | 1.27

Largest Multi-Kill

1.63 | Akali Cho'Gath | 1.24

Damage Dealt

20,597 | Akali Cho'Gath | 17,122

Damage Taken

24,772 | Akali Cho'Gath | 31,890

Healing Done

4,678 | Akali Cho'Gath | 7,534

Vision Score

17 | Akali Cho'Gath | 17

Gold Earned

10,746 | Akali Cho'Gath | 10,632

Minions Killed

130 | Akali Cho'Gath | 129

Dragons Killed

0.06 | Akali Cho'Gath | 0.46

Barons Killed

0.01 | Akali Cho'Gath | 0.16


1.37 | Akali Cho'Gath | 2.09


0.37 | Akali Cho'Gath | 0.48

CC Duration (sec)

58 | Akali Cho'Gath | 1,014

Experience Earned

13,277 | Akali Cho'Gath | 13,603

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 5,996 Akali vs Cho'Gath 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 Cho'Gath 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.