Akali vs Samira Counter Build

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

How to Beat Samira as Akali

12,021 Akali vs Samira Matchups Analyzed

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of ranked LoL games every week. In our data, Akali battled Samira 12021 times. With so many games with Akali vs Samira gives us faith in our capability to prepare actionable data and a supported build to crush Samira This counter matchup is fairly uncommon. Akali fights Samira in only 4.6% of her rounds.

Unfortunately, Akali does a below average job of beating Samira. On average, she wins a lowly 47.6% of the time the champs oppose each other in. In Akali against Samira rounds, Akali’s team is 0.1% less expected to earn first blood. This implies that she most likely won't get first blood against Samira.

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Best Akali Items to Counter Samira

The most crucial items to prioritize in your Akali versus Samira build include Riftmaker, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Akali combined at least these three pieces in her build, she did significantly better vs. Samira than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Akali had an average winrate of 59.0% when countering Samira with this counter build.

Best Akali Runes to Counter Samira

Fleet Footwork Rune Fleet Footwork
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter

To have the greatest likelihood of beating Samira as Akali, you should take the Fleet Footwork, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Coup de Grace, Taste of Blood, and Ravenous Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Akali vs Samira clashes, this mixture of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 49.3% win rate overall.

We have also displayed the top Samira runes to counterpick against Akali to help you realize how she will probably be built versus your champ.


7.7 | Akali Samira | 8.3


5.9 | Akali Samira | 6.8


5.6 | Akali Samira | 6.6

Akali vs Samira Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page highlight some valuable Akali against Samira counter statistics that can help us grasp the differences between the pair. As an example, Akali’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.3 is nearly equal to Samira’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 Samira..

Akali typically has a similar longest kill spree as her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, she receives a similar amount of damage to Samira. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also indicate that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to escape further harm when poked or engaged.

Akali often gets fewer minion kills than Samira. Champs that do not earn very much CS usually do not need much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are capable of scaling properly off their abilities and first items alone. Although, champions with a lot of CS, such as carries, typically require a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.75 | Akali Samira | 1.9

Largest Multi-Kill

1.61 | Akali Samira | 1.92

Damage Dealt

19,167 | Akali Samira | 19,174

Damage Taken

23,800 | Akali Samira | 21,400

Healing Done

4,334 | Akali Samira | 4,242

Vision Score

16 | Akali Samira | 17

Gold Earned

10,511 | Akali Samira | 11,802

Minions Killed

131 | Akali Samira | 154

Dragons Killed

0.05 | Akali Samira | 0.19

Barons Killed

0.01 | Akali Samira | 0.04


1.36 | Akali Samira | 2.21


0.34 | Akali Samira | 0.49

CC Duration (sec)

58 | Akali Samira | 20

Experience Earned

13,050 | Akali Samira | 11,917

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 12,021 Akali vs Samira 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 Samira 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.