Annie vs Xayah Counter Build

How to Win Annie vs Xayah Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Xayah as Annie in LoL

How to Beat Xayah as Annie

3,201 Annie vs Xayah Matchups Analyzed

We generate our counter statistics from the millions of recently rated League rounds that we evaluate every week. This guide on how to beat Xayah as Annie came out of an evaluation of 3201 ranked matches where both champions battled one another. This counter matchup is relatively rare. Annie fights Xayah in only 2.0% of her games.

Annie has done a good job of beating Xayah. On average, she wins a whopping 53.2% of matches the champs clash against one another in. In Annie against Xayah matches, Annie’s team is 0.1% less expected to get first blood, implying that she probably won't be able to get first blood against Xayah.

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Best Annie Items to Counter Xayah

The ideal items to focus on in your Annie versus Xayah build include Luden's Tempest, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Annie used at least these three items in her build, she did significantly better against Xayah than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Annie had an average winrate of 64.0% battling Xayah with this build.

Best Annie Runes to Counter Xayah

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Cheap Shot Rune Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Relentless Hunter Rune Relentless Hunter
Celerity Rune Celerity
Scorch Rune Scorch

To have the highest likelihood of coming out on top against Xayah as Annie, you should equip the Electrocute, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Celerity, and Scorch runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the rune builds players chose for Annie vs Xayah clashes, this combo of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 56.9% win rate overall.

We have also displayed the best Xayah runes to fight Annie to help you infer how she will probably be played versus your champ.


6.8 | Annie Xayah | 6.6


6 | Annie Xayah | 6.1


7.9 | Annie Xayah | 6.6

Annie vs Xayah Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown here feature some influential Annie versus Xayah matchup stats that may help you interpret the differences between the pair. For instance, Annie’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.4 is similar to Xayah’s ratio of 2.2, indicating that Annie may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Xayah..

Annie often has a similar longest kill spree as her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, she takes a similar amount of damage to Xayah. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also imply that the champion with higher HP has less agility and thus is unable to escape further harm when poked or engaged.

Annie commonly earns less CS than Xayah. Champs that do not earn much CS normally don't have to have much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. They are able to scale fully off of their abilities alone. Although, champs with many minion kills, such as ADCs, typically have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, work to top the averages presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.54 | Annie Xayah | 1.53

Largest Multi-Kill

1.44 | Annie Xayah | 1.51

Damage Dealt

20,129 | Annie Xayah | 17,398

Damage Taken

15,847 | Annie Xayah | 18,519

Healing Done

1,458 | Annie Xayah | 3,545

Vision Score

19 | Annie Xayah | 18

Gold Earned

10,618 | Annie Xayah | 11,698

Minions Killed

131 | Annie Xayah | 166

Dragons Killed

0.08 | Annie Xayah | 0.31

Barons Killed

0.02 | Annie Xayah | 0.07


1.9 | Annie Xayah | 2.35


0.48 | Annie Xayah | 0.5

CC Duration (sec)

182 | Annie Xayah | 40

Experience Earned

13,197 | Annie Xayah | 12,228

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 3,201 Annie vs Xayah 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 Xayah as Annie 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.