Aphelios vs Graves Counter Build

How to Win Aphelios vs Graves Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Graves as Aphelios in LoL

How to Beat Graves as Aphelios

11,173 Aphelios vs Graves Matchups Analyzed

We produce our matchup stats from the millions of recently ranked League of Legends matches that we evaluate each week. Our guide on how to beat Graves as Aphelios resulted from an examination of 11173 ranked rounds where both champions fought one another. This particular champion pairing is relatively uncommon. Aphelios fights Graves in only 5.7% of his rounds.

Unfortunately, Aphelios does a pathetic job of beating Graves. Typically, he wins a lowly 46.2% of games the champions fight each other in. In Aphelios versus Graves games, Aphelios’s team is 0.0% more expected to get first blood. This implies that he probably will be able to get first blood versus Graves.

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Best Aphelios Items to Counter Graves

The top items to have in your Aphelios versus Graves build include Immortal Shieldbow, Guardian Angel, and The Collector. When Aphelios used at least these three pieces in his build, he performed much better vs Graves than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Aphelios had an average winrate of 63.1% battling Graves with this build.

Best Aphelios Runes to Counter Graves

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Overheal Rune Overheal
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Cut Down Rune Cut Down
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter

To have the highest likelihood of annihilating Graves as Aphelios, you should use the Conqueror, Overheal, Legend: Alacrity, Cut Down, Taste of Blood, and Ravenous Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune builds players picked for Aphelios vs Graves clashes, this combo of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 52.7% winrate overall.

We have also shown the top Graves runes to counterpick against Aphelios to help you grasp how he will probably be kitted out versus your champ.


6.2 | Aphelios Graves | 7.4


5.9 | Aphelios Graves | 5.5


6.3 | Aphelios Graves | 6.5

Aphelios vs Graves Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons provided here highlight some strategic Aphelios vs. Graves matchup statistics that can help us distinguish the distinctions between this set of champs. As an example, Aphelios’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.1 is not as good as Graves’s ratio of 2.5, highlighting that Aphelios may be less central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Graves..

Aphelios usually has a similar longest killing spree as his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, he takes less damage than Graves. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also illustrate that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to escape additional damage when poked or engaged.

In Aphelios vs Graves matchups, Aphelios usually earns many more minion kills than Graves. Champions that don't earn much CS typically do not need much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are able to scale fully off their abilities and first items alone. However, champions with large amounts of CS, such as ADCs, typically must have a lot of items to be useful. In either case, try to pass the averages displayed here to do well.

If you want to get Aphelios x Graves tips and counter stats for a an individual rank, feel free to select one from the selection menu provided above. At first, the stats and build suggestions given are calculated using every game completed with both champs.

Num. Killing Sprees

1.43 | Aphelios Graves | 1.66

Largest Multi-Kill

1.56 | Aphelios Graves | 1.57

Damage Dealt

18,048 | Aphelios Graves | 19,364

Damage Taken

17,899 | Aphelios Graves | 21,954

Healing Done

4,551 | Aphelios Graves | 6,622

Vision Score

18 | Aphelios Graves | 21

Gold Earned

11,316 | Aphelios Graves | 12,112

Minions Killed

168 | Aphelios Graves | 93

Dragons Killed

0.2 | Aphelios Graves | 1.08

Barons Killed

0.06 | Aphelios Graves | 0.25


2.37 | Aphelios Graves | 2.19


0.5 | Aphelios Graves | 0.53

CC Duration (sec)

147 | Aphelios Graves | 362

Experience Earned

11,823 | Aphelios Graves | 13,627

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 11,173 Aphelios vs Graves 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 Graves as Aphelios 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.