Akali vs Thresh Counter Build

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

How to Beat Thresh as Akali

13,539 Akali vs Thresh Matchups Analyzed

We summarize our counter stats from the millions of ranked League of Legends rounds that we get from Riot Games each week. Our guide on how to beat Thresh as Akali came out of an analysis of 13539 ranked matches where both champs battled one another. This particular champ matchup is fairly uncommon. Akali encounters Thresh in only 5.2% of her rounds.

Unfortunately, Akali does a poor job of beating Thresh. On average, she wins a acceptable 49.1% of matches the champions battle one another in. In Akali vs Thresh rounds, Akali’s team is 0.2% less expected to get first blood. This indicates that she probably won't be able to get first blood versus Thresh.

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Best Akali Items to Counter Thresh

The ideal items to focus on in your Akali versus Thresh build include Night Harvester, Lich Bane, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Akali bought at least these three pieces in her build, she performed significantly better versus Thresh than with many other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Akali boasted an average winrate of 60.0% battling Thresh with these items in her kit.

Best Akali Runes to Counter Thresh

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
Overgrowth Rune Overgrowth

To have the best likelihood of defeating Thresh as Akali, Akali players should take the Fleet Footwork, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Coup de Grace, Second Wind, and Overgrowth runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune combinations that we analyzed for Akali vs Thresh counter picks, this mix of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 55.7% winrate overall.

We have also shown the best Thresh runes to fight back against Akali to help you realize how he will likely be kitted out against you.


7.4 | Akali Thresh | 2


5.8 | Akali Thresh | 6.1


5.4 | Akali Thresh | 13.6

Akali vs Thresh Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown here underscore some critical Akali vs. Thresh counter stats that can help us realize the distinctions between the pair. Akali’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is not as good as Thresh’s ratio of 2.6, indicating that Akali may be less central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Thresh. This observation is in large part caused by the difference in kills.

Akali typically has a much larger longest killing spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, she takes more damage than Thresh. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also illustrate that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to escape further harm when engaged or poked.

In Akali vs Thresh matchups, Akali often racks up many more minion kills than Thresh. Champs that do not get very much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are able to scale well off of their abilities alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as ADCs, usually must have a lot of gold 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

1.68 | Akali Thresh | 0.34

Largest Multi-Kill

1.59 | Akali Thresh | 0.86

Damage Dealt

18,641 | Akali Thresh | 7,166

Damage Taken

23,469 | Akali Thresh | 17,611

Healing Done

4,290 | Akali Thresh | 1,662

Vision Score

17 | Akali Thresh | 45

Gold Earned

10,486 | Akali Thresh | 7,705

Minions Killed

135 | Akali Thresh | 35

Dragons Killed

0.06 | Akali Thresh | 0.04

Barons Killed

0.01 | Akali Thresh | 0.01


1.38 | Akali Thresh | 1.84


0.36 | Akali Thresh | 0.48

CC Duration (sec)

59 | Akali Thresh | 105

Experience Earned

13,000 | Akali Thresh | 10,010

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 13,539 Akali vs Thresh 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 Thresh 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.