How to Win Akshan vs Ahri Counter Matchup Akshan is in the b tier of champions

Akshan vs Ahri

How to Beat Ahri as Akshan in LoL Ahri is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Ahri as Akshan

based on 1,998 Akshan vs Ahri matchups
Win Rate
50.6 %
K/D/A
2.15
Pick Rate
4 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of recently ranked LoL games every week. Within our database, Akshan did battle with Ahri 1998 times. Using so many games with Akshan versus Ahri provides us a lot of faith in our capacity to produce informative data and a solid build to counter Ahri. This particular champ matchup is relatively rare. Akshan encounters Ahri in only 4.0% of their rounds.

Akshan vs Ahri Matchup Summary

Akshan has done a average job of beating Ahri. Normally, they wins a acceptable 50.6% of matches the champs fight one another in. In Akshan versus Ahri rounds, Akshan’s side is 0.1% more probable to earn first blood, indicating that they most likely will be able to get first blood versus Ahri.

Best Akshan vs Ahri Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
PickaxeNoonquiver

Core Akshan Items

~22 Mins
Kraken SlayerWit's EndGuinsoo's Rageblade

Optional Items

Infinity EdgeThe CollectorLord Dominik's RegardsBlade of The Ruined King

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Akshan to level up q
>
Second ability for Akshan to level up e
>
Last skill for Akshan to max out w

Runes

Precision Press the Attack Presence of MindLegend: AlacrityCoup de Grace
Resolve Shield BashBone Plating
AttackSpeed Adaptive MagicRes
Akshan's passive ability p
Akshan q ability q
Akshan w ability w
Akshan e ability e
Akshan's ultimate ability r
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Q
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E
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Q
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W
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Q
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R
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Guide to Countering Ahri as Akshan

Tips for Playing as Akshan against Ahri

Raising an eyebrow in the face of danger, Akshan fights evil with dashing charisma, righteous vengeance, and a conspicuous lack of shirts. He is highly skilled in the art of stealth combat, able to evade the eyes of his enemies and reappear when they least expect him. With a keen sense of justice and a legendary death-reversing weapon, he rights the wrongs of Runeterra's many scoundrels while living by his own moral code: “Don't be an ass.”

Advice to Win Against Ahri

Ahri's survivability is dramatically reduced when her Ultimate, Spirit Rush, is down.

Stay behind minions to make Charm difficult to land, this will reduce Ahri's damage potential significantly.

Akshan vs Ahri Counter Stats

Akshan Image
Win Rate
50.6 %
VS
Win Rate
49.4 %
Ahri Image
7.8
< Kills >
5.7
6.2
< Deaths >
5.5
5.5
< Assists >
8
1.8
< Killing Sprees >
1.33
164
< Minions Killed >
154
0.15
< Dragons Killed >
0.06
0.48
< Inhibitors >
0.47
16,850
< Physical Damage >
1,319
2,604
< Magic Damage >
12,925
2,374
< True Damage >
4,599
21,828
< Damage Dealt >
18,844
20,350
< Damage Taken >
20,087
12,417
< Gold Earned >
10,777
2.19
< Towers >
1.9
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
1,802
< Total Healing >
4,376
13,835
< Experience >
13,516
18
< Vision Score >
19
8
< Wards Placed >
9
34
< Time Dealing CC >
69

How to Counter Ahri with Akshan in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here feature several important Akshan versus Ahri counter statistics that can help us grasp the differences and similarities between this set of champions. As an example, Akshan’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Ahri’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that Akshan may be more central to their team's team fighting capability than Ahri..

Akshan normally has a slightly larger longest killing spree than their counter does. On average, they receives a similar amount of damage to Ahri. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, yet it can also illustrate that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to escape additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Akshan and Ahri

Damage Types Compared

Akshan
Ahri
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Akshan
Ahri

Who is Better, Akshan or Ahri?

Both League champs are great. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Akshan usually fairs equally well when trying to fight Ahri, with a 50.6% win rate. Thus, Akshan makes an ok counter to Ahri.

While Akshan does have a higher win rate than Ahri, when on opposite teams, Akshan also has a much lower level of difficulty that makes them a less complex character to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Akshan into Ahri.

Moreover, Akshan has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Ahri. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion in League of Legends, in Akshan vs Ahri matchups, Akshan is the better champ with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during late stage team fights.

Akshan is a decent counter to Ahri. You will do well by focussing your play on increasing your CS and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Akshan against Ahri.

Additional Information for Akshan Players

How We Calculated Our Akshan vs Ahri Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Ahri as Akshan, we analyzed 1,998 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 Ahri as Akshan 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.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Akshan to counter Ahri during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions presented above, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Akshan on average picks up a similar amount of CS compared to Ahri. Champs who on average don't take much CS often don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. They are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values reported on this page to do well.

The ideal items to prioritize in your Akshan versus Ahri build consist of Kraken Slayer, Wit's End, and Guinsoo's Rageblade. When Akshan used at least these three items in their build, they performed a lot better when facing Ahri than with many other typical item sets. In fact, Akshan had an average winrate of 50.6% when countering Ahri with these items in their kit.

To have the greatest probability of coming out on top against Ahri as Akshan, Akshan players should equip the Press the Attack, Presence of Mind, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Shield Bash, and Bone Plating runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune sets that we analyzed for Akshan vs Ahri matchups, this combination of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 50.6% winrate overall.

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