Akali vs Graves Counter Build

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

How to Beat Graves as Akali

11,917 Akali vs Graves Matchups Analyzed

We summarize our matchup stats from the millions of recently rated League of Legends rounds that we evaluate each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Graves as Akali came out of an evaluation of 11917 ranked games where both champs engaged one another. This particular champion pairing is relatively uncommon. Akali has to counter Graves in only 4.6% of her rounds.

Unfortunately, Akali does a pathetic job of beating Graves. On average, she wins a lowly 46.4% of the time the champions face each other in. In Akali against Graves games, Akali’s team is 0.1% less probable to get first blood. This implies that she probably won't get first blood against Graves.

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Best Akali Items to Counter Graves

The most crucial items to prioritize in your Akali versus Graves build include Riftmaker, Void Staff, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Akali used at least these three pieces in her build, she performed much better countering Graves than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Akali had an average win rate of 59.5% when countering Graves with this counter build.

Best Akali Runes to Counter Graves

Fleet Footwork Rune Fleet Footwork
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Second Wind Rune Second Wind
Unflinching Rune Unflinching

To have the greatest probability of annihilating Graves as Akali, Akali players should use the Fleet Footwork, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Coup de Grace, Second Wind, and Unflinching runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune builds that we analyzed for Akali vs Graves matchups, this sequence of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 55.7% win rate overall.

We have also shown the top Graves runes to fend off Akali to help you infer how he will probably be built to try to beat your champion.


7.7 | Akali Graves | 7.4


5.9 | Akali Graves | 6


4.9 | Akali Graves | 6.5

Akali vs Graves Counter Stats Summary

The stats provided here underscore some strategic Akali vs. Graves matchup statistics that can help us interpret the differences and similarities between the pair. Akali’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.1 is close to Graves’s KDA ratio of 2.3, demonstrating that Akali may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Graves..

Akali normally has a similar longest killing spree as her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, she receives a similar amount of damage to Graves. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also show that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to flee from additional damage when poked or engaged.

In Akali vs Graves matchups, Akali usually totals many more minion kills than Graves. Champs who on average do not earn a lot of minion kills typically don't require much CS to be useful. They are able to scale adequately off of their skills and stats alone. However, champs with tons of CS, such as carries, typically have to have a lot of gold to be useful. In either situation, try to do better than the values displayed here to do well.

If you want to see Akali versus Graves tips and builds for a an individual rank, feel free to select one from the selection menu provided above. At first, the statistics and strategies shown are calculated using all matches with data with these champions.

Num. Killing Sprees

1.75 | Akali Graves | 1.69

Largest Multi-Kill

1.6 | Akali Graves | 1.57

Damage Dealt

18,881 | Akali Graves | 20,081

Damage Taken

24,173 | Akali Graves | 22,770

Healing Done

4,358 | Akali Graves | 6,490

Vision Score

17 | Akali Graves | 21

Gold Earned

10,644 | Akali Graves | 12,194

Minions Killed

137 | Akali Graves | 91

Dragons Killed

0.05 | Akali Graves | 1.06

Barons Killed

0.01 | Akali Graves | 0.23


1.3 | Akali Graves | 2.19


0.33 | Akali Graves | 0.53

CC Duration (sec)

61 | Akali Graves | 363

Experience Earned

13,266 | Akali Graves | 13,767

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 11,917 Akali vs Graves 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 Graves 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.