How to Win Ashe vs Xin Zhao Counter Matchup Ashe is in the a tier of champions

Ashe vs Xin Zhao

How to Beat Xin Zhao as Ashe in LoL Xin Zhao is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Xin Zhao as Ashe

based on 2,213 Ashe vs Xin Zhao matchups
Win Rate
52.9 %
K/D/A
2.52
Pick Rate
1.2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of ranked League matches every week. In our database, Ashe engaged Xin Zhao in 2213 rounds. Including so many games with Ashe vs Xin Zhao provides us a lot of faith in our ability to prepare enlightening statistics and a pro build to destroy Xin Zhao. This particular matchup is fairly rare. Ashe has to counter Xin Zhao in only 1.2% of her games.

Ashe vs Xin Zhao Matchup Summary

Ashe does a good job of beating Xin Zhao. Typically, she wins a fantastic 52.9% of games the champions oppose one another in. In Ashe versus Xin Zhao games, Ashe’s team is 0.0% more probable to get first blood, indicating that she probably will get first blood versus Xin Zhao.

Best Ashe vs Xin Zhao Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSpectral Sickle

Early Items

~5 Mins
DaggerNoonquiver

Core Ashe Items

~22 Mins
Kraken SlayerPhantom DancerBlade of The Ruined King

Optional Items

Infinity EdgeGuinsoo's RagebladeMuramanaChempunk Chainsword

Summoner Spells

summonerexhaust summoner spell D
summonerflash summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Lethal Tempo Presence of MindLegend: BloodlineCoup de Grace
Inspiration Magical FootwearApproach Velocity
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Ashe's passive ability p
Ashe q ability q
Ashe w ability w
Ashe e ability e
Ashe's ultimate ability r
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W
2
Q
3
E
4
W
5
W
6
R
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W
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Q
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W
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Q
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R
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Q
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Q
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E
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Xin Zhao as Ashe

Tips for Playing as Ashe against Xin Zhao

Volley arrows are blocked by the first enemy they hit, so keep your distance to avoid having them all absorbed by enemy frontliners.

Hawkshot reveals units in brush. If a team fight is occuring in the jungle it can give you a significant advantage.

Try to fire Enchanted Crystal Arrow in the same direction enemies are moving, so it is more likely to hit.

Advice to Win Against Xin Zhao

Xin Zhao is a powerful initiator with both his charge and ultimate dealing damage to all units around him. Try having your team stay spread out until he's used his ultimate.

Xin Zhao relies heavily on his Three Talon Strikes for damage and cooldown resets, so preventing him from finishing his combo will have a dramatic effect.

Ashe vs Xin Zhao Counter Stats

Ashe Image
Win Rate
52.9 %
VS
Win Rate
47.1 %
Xin Zhao Image
4.7
< Kills >
6.6
6.1
< Deaths >
6.8
10.7
< Assists >
7.3
1.08
< Killing Sprees >
1.52
105
< Minions Killed >
47
0.17
< Dragons Killed >
1.32
0.49
< Inhibitors >
0.44
13,087
< Physical Damage >
15,818
2,927
< Magic Damage >
1,514
989
< True Damage >
1,178
17,003
< Damage Dealt >
18,511
17,596
< Damage Taken >
32,803
10,181
< Gold Earned >
11,323
2.09
< Towers >
1.71
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.27
1,770
< Total Healing >
12,934
11,659
< Experience >
12,851
33
< Vision Score >
20
13
< Wards Placed >
6
556
< Time Dealing CC >
429

How to Counter Xin Zhao with Ashe in LoL

The stats provided here emphasize some important Ashe against Xin Zhao counter stats that can help us grasp the distinctions between the two. For instance, Ashe’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Xin Zhao’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Ashe may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Xin Zhao..

Ashe often has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than her enemy does. Commonly, she receives less damage than Xin Zhao. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also show that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Ashe and Xin Zhao

Damage Types Compared

Ashe
Xin Zhao
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Ashe
Xin Zhao

Who is Better, Ashe or Xin Zhao?

Both League champs are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Ashe usually wins when taking on Xin Zhao, with a 52.9% win rate. As a result, Ashe makes a good counter for Xin Zhao.

While Ashe does have a higher winrate compared to Xin Zhao, when they face off with one another, Ashe also has a greater level of difficulty that makes her a more time consuming character to pick up and master. You should be be fine when picking Ashe into Xin Zhao.

Additionally, Ashe has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Xin Zhao. This 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 overall in League of Legends, in Ashe vs Xin Zhao matchups, Ashe is the better champion with a noticably higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during late stage team fights.

Ashe is an above average counter for Xin Zhao. Make sure you focus your gameplay on increasing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Ashe against Xin Zhao.

Additional Information for Ashe Players

How We Calculated Our Ashe vs Xin Zhao Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Xin Zhao as Ashe, we analyzed 2,213 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 Xin Zhao 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.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

To truly master Ashe in order to counter Xin Zhao during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats shown here, you will increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Ashe on average racks up more CS compared to Xin Zhao. Champions who on average don't acquire many minion kills typically don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the numbers displayed here to do well.

The ideal items to focus on in your Ashe versus Xin Zhao build consist of Kraken Slayer, Phantom Dancer, and Blade of The Ruined King. When Ashe incorporated at least these three pieces in her build, she performed significantly better when fighting Xin Zhao than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Ashe boasted an average winrate of 52.9% when playing against Xin Zhao with this build.

To have the best probability of annihilating Xin Zhao as Ashe, Ashe players should equip the Lethal Tempo, Presence of Mind, Legend: Bloodline, Coup de Grace, Magical Footwear, and Approach Velocity runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune sets players picked for Ashe vs Xin Zhao battles, this combo of runes yielded the highest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 52.9% winrate overall.

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