Akali vs Kayle Counter Build

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

How to Beat Kayle as Akali

9,171 Akali vs Kayle Matchups Analyzed

We produce our matchup statistics from the millions of ranked League of Legends matches that we analyze every week. This guide on how to beat Kayle as Akali resulted from an examination of 9171 ranked rounds where both champions fought one another. This particular champ matchup is somewhat rare. Akali is forced to battle against Kayle in only 3.5% of her matches.

Unfortunately, Akali has done a pathetic job of beating Kayle. Normally, she wins a lowly 45.5% of games the champions battle one another in. In Akali vs Kayle matches, Akali’s team is 0.0% more expected to gain first blood. This implies that she probably will be able to get first blood against Kayle.

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Best Akali Items to Counter Kayle

The most important items to have in your Akali versus Kayle build consist of Hextech Rocketbelt, Lich Bane, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Akali incorporated at least these three pieces in her build, she performed significantly better countering Kayle than with most other common builds. In fact, Akali had an average winrate of 53.9% when countering Kayle with this counter build.

Best Akali Runes to Counter Kayle

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 greatest likelihood of crushing Kayle as Akali, you should equip the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Taste of Blood, and Ravenous Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune sets players chose for Akali vs Kayle counterpicks, this combo of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 50.5% win rate overall.

We have also shown the top Kayle runes to duel Akali to help you grasp how she will probably be setup against your champion.


7.9 | Akali Kayle | 5.7


5.8 | Akali Kayle | 5.8


5 | Akali Kayle | 6.2

Akali vs Kayle Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page emphasize several valuable Akali against Kayle matchup stats that may help you realize the differences and similarities between the two. Akali’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is close to Kayle’s KDA ratio of 2.1, highlighting that Akali may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Kayle..

Akali usually has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, she takes a similar amount of damage to Kayle. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also show that the one champ has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from further damage when engaged or poked.

Akali typically takes less CS than Kayle. Champions who on average don't get very much CS normally do not have to have much CS to be useful. Instead, they are able to scale fully off their skills and stats alone. However, champions with plenty of CS, such as carries, usually need a lot of items to be useful. In either case, work to best the values shown here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.79 | Akali Kayle | 1.3

Largest Multi-Kill

1.62 | Akali Kayle | 1.49

Damage Dealt

19,241 | Akali Kayle | 18,594

Damage Taken

23,872 | Akali Kayle | 21,055

Healing Done

4,401 | Akali Kayle | 6,459

Vision Score

17 | Akali Kayle | 17

Gold Earned

10,687 | Akali Kayle | 11,839

Minions Killed

135 | Akali Kayle | 171

Dragons Killed

0.06 | Akali Kayle | 0.15

Barons Killed

0.01 | Akali Kayle | 0.06


1.4 | Akali Kayle | 2.76


0.37 | Akali Kayle | 0.61

CC Duration (sec)

57 | Akali Kayle | 211

Experience Earned

13,288 | Akali Kayle | 14,553

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 9,171 Akali vs Kayle 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 Kayle 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.