Akali vs Katarina Counter Build

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

How to Beat Katarina as Akali

10,841 Akali vs Katarina Matchups Analyzed

We generate our matchup statistics from the millions of rated League of Legends rounds that we analyze each and every week. This guide on how to beat Katarina as Akali resulted from an examination of 10841 ranked rounds where both champions faced off against one another. This particular counter pairing is somewhat uncommon. Akali fights Katarina in only 4.2% of her games.

Unfortunately, Akali does a below average job of beating Katarina. On average, she wins a lowly 48.0% of the time the champs face one another in. In Akali against Katarina matches, Akali’s team is 0.0% more likely to gain first blood. This indicates that she probably will get first blood against Katarina.

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Best Akali Items to Counter Katarina

The most crucial items to have in your Akali versus Katarina build include Hextech Rocketbelt, Lich Bane, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Akali bought at least these three pieces in her build, she performed much better versus Katarina than with many other common item sets. In fact, Akali had an average winrate of 61.3% when countering Katarina with this counter build.

Best Akali Runes to Counter Katarina

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ultimate Hunter Rune Ultimate Hunter
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace

To have the greatest likelihood of beating Katarina as Akali, you should equip the Electrocute, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Presence of Mind, and Coup de Grace runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Akali vs Katarina counters, this blending of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 54.3% winrate overall.

We have also displayed the top Katarina runes to fight Akali to help you understand how she will probably be built to try to beat you.


8.2 | Akali Katarina | 9.3


6.1 | Akali Katarina | 7


5.2 | Akali Katarina | 6

Akali vs Katarina Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons provided here clarify several influential Akali against Katarina matchup stats that can help you grasp the differences and similarities between the pair. As an example, Akali’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is similar to Katarina’s KDA ratio of 2.2, demonstrating that Akali may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Katarina..

Akali normally has a similar longest killing spree as her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, she receives a similar amount of damage to Katarina. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, but it can also hint that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from additional harm when poked or engaged.

Akali often tallies a similar number of CS than Katarina. Champions who on average don't get a lot of minion kills normally don't need much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. They are capable of scaling easily off their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with plenty of minion kills, such as ADCs, typically need a lot of gold to be useful. In either case, try to top the values presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.84 | Akali Katarina | 2.07

Largest Multi-Kill

1.66 | Akali Katarina | 1.94

Damage Dealt

19,873 | Akali Katarina | 21,753

Damage Taken

23,518 | Akali Katarina | 22,837

Healing Done

4,181 | Akali Katarina | 3,707

Vision Score

17 | Akali Katarina | 16

Gold Earned

10,744 | Akali Katarina | 11,479

Minions Killed

134 | Akali Katarina | 135

Dragons Killed

0.05 | Akali Katarina | 0.09

Barons Killed

0.01 | Akali Katarina | 0.02


1.38 | Akali Katarina | 1.58


0.36 | Akali Katarina | 0.4

CC Duration (sec)

56 | Akali Katarina | 25

Experience Earned

13,133 | Akali Katarina | 13,104

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 10,841 Akali vs Katarina 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 Katarina 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.