Ashe vs Bard Counter Build

How to Win Ashe vs Bard Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Bard as Ashe in LoL

How to Beat Bard as Ashe

8,759 Ashe vs Bard Matchups Analyzed

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of recently ranked LoL rounds every week. Within our database, Ashe faced Bard 8759 times. Having so many matchups for Ashe versus Bard gives us confidence in our ability to prepare informative stats and a pro build to shatter Bard This particular champion matchup is fairly rare. Ashe fights Bard in only 1.6% of her games.

Ashe has done a decent job of beating Bard. On average, she wins a acceptable 51.0% of matches the champions face one another in. In Ashe vs Bard games, Ashe’s team is 0.1% more likely to get first blood, implying that she most likely will get first blood against Bard.

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Best Ashe Items to Counter Bard

The best items to prioritize in your Ashe versus Bard build include Kraken Slayer, Phantom Dancer, and Blade of The Ruined King. When Ashe combined at least these three items in her build, she performed significantly better versus Bard than with most other common item sets. In fact, Ashe boasted an average winrate of 68.7% when countering Bard with these items in her kit.

Best Ashe Runes to Counter Bard

Hail of Blades Rune Hail of Blades
Cheap Shot Rune Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Approach Velocity Rune Approach Velocity
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery

To have the highest chance of vanquishing Bard as Ashe, you should take the Hail of Blades, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Approach Velocity, and Biscuit Delivery runes from the Domination and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players chose for Ashe vs Bard fights, this blending of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 53.9% winrate overall.

We have also displayed the top Bard runes to fight Ashe to help you understand how he will likely be built to try to beat you.


5.3 | Ashe Bard | 2.5


5.8 | Ashe Bard | 5.6


8.9 | Ashe Bard | 13

Ashe vs Bard Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown on this page underscore some vital Ashe vs. Bard matchup stats that may help us explain the differences between this pair of champs. As an example, Ashe’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.4 is worse than Bard’s ratio of 2.8, highlighting that Ashe may be less central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Bard..

Ashe typically has a slightly larger longest killing spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, she takes a similar amount of damage to Bard. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, but it can also illustrate that the champ with more health has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

In Ashe vs Bard matchups, Ashe commonly tallies many more minion kills than Bard. Champs who on average do not get a lot of minion kills usually do not require much CS to be useful. They are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. However, champs with plenty of minion kills, such as ADCs, usually must have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, work to beat the values presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.24 | Ashe Bard | 0.51

Largest Multi-Kill

1.35 | Ashe Bard | 0.95

Damage Dealt

16,930 | Ashe Bard | 9,883

Damage Taken

16,707 | Ashe Bard | 16,923

Healing Done

2,775 | Ashe Bard | 4,897

Vision Score

22 | Ashe Bard | 53

Gold Earned

10,802 | Ashe Bard | 8,025

Minions Killed

150 | Ashe Bard | 24

Dragons Killed

0.2 | Ashe Bard | 0.06

Barons Killed

0.05 | Ashe Bard | 0.01


2.29 | Ashe Bard | 1.67


0.51 | Ashe Bard | 0.46

CC Duration (sec)

589 | Ashe Bard | 214

Experience Earned

11,838 | Ashe Bard | 10,691

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 8,759 Ashe vs Bard 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 Bard as Ashe 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.