Akali vs Xerath Counter Build

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

How to Beat Xerath as Akali

9,760 Akali vs Xerath Matchups Analyzed

We calculate our matchup stats from the millions of ranked League of Legends matches that we get from Riot Games each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Xerath as Akali resulted from an evaluation of 9760 ranked rounds where both champions faced off against each other. This champ pairing is somewhat rare. Akali has to counter Xerath in only 3.8% of her matches.

Unfortunately, Akali does a dismal job of countering Xerath. Typically, she wins a lowly 47.0% of the time the champions face off with one another in. In Akali against Xerath games, Akali’s team is 0.0% more probable to gain first blood, implying that she most likely will be able to get first blood against Xerath.

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Best Akali Items to Counter Xerath

The ideal items to have in your Akali versus Xerath build include Hextech Rocketbelt, Void Staff, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Akali used at least these three items in her build, she did significantly better versus Xerath than with many other common builds. In fact, Akali had an average winrate of 60.5% when playing against Xerath with these items in her kit.

Best Akali Runes to Counter Xerath

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 highest likelihood of defeating Xerath as Akali, you should equip the Fleet Footwork, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Coup de Grace, Second Wind, and Overgrowth runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune sets we have analyed for Akali vs Xerath counters, this combo of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 52.8% winrate overall.

We have also displayed the best Xerath runes to duel Akali to help you interpret how he will probably be kitted out to try to beat your champion.


8.3 | Akali Xerath | 5.5


6.1 | Akali Xerath | 5.8


4.9 | Akali Xerath | 9.6

Akali vs Xerath Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page underscore some influential Akali vs. Xerath matchup stats that can help you understand the distinctions between this set of champions. Akali’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is less than Xerath’s ratio of 2.6, demonstrating that Akali may be less central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Xerath..

Akali usually has a slightly larger longest killing spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, she takes more damage than Xerath. This typically indicates differing health capacities, yet it can also hint that the champion with more HP has less agility and thus is unable to escape additional harm when poked or engaged.

Akali typically racks up many more minion kills than Xerath. Champs who on average do not get a lot of minion kills normally do not require much CS to be effective. They are able to scale adequately off their skills and stats alone. Although, champs with plenty of minion kills, such as ADCs, typically need a lot of items to be useful. In either case, work to top the values presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.88 | Akali Xerath | 1.27

Largest Multi-Kill

1.64 | Akali Xerath | 1.25

Damage Dealt

19,758 | Akali Xerath | 22,730

Damage Taken

25,848 | Akali Xerath | 13,656

Healing Done

4,814 | Akali Xerath | 989

Vision Score

18 | Akali Xerath | 35

Gold Earned

10,963 | Akali Xerath | 10,079

Minions Killed

135 | Akali Xerath | 84

Dragons Killed

0.06 | Akali Xerath | 0.08

Barons Killed

0.01 | Akali Xerath | 0.02


1.3 | Akali Xerath | 1.61


0.34 | Akali Xerath | 0.42

CC Duration (sec)

59 | Akali Xerath | 164

Experience Earned

13,686 | Akali Xerath | 12,228

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 9,760 Akali vs Xerath 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 Xerath 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.