Azir vs Alistar Counter Build

How to Win Azir vs Alistar Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Alistar as Azir in LoL

How to Beat Alistar as Azir

913 Azir vs Alistar Matchups Analyzed

We produce our matchup stats from the millions of rated LoL matches that we evaluate each week. Our guide on how to beat Alistar as Azir came out of an analysis of 913 ranked rounds where both champions clashed against one another. This champion pairing is somewhat rare. Azir encounters Alistar in only 2.1% of his games.

Unfortunately, Azir does a poor job of countering Alistar. Normally, he wins a lowly 48.4% of games the champions clash against each other in. In Azir vs Alistar rounds, Azir’s side is 0.1% less probable to gain first blood, indicating that he most likely won't be able to get first blood against Alistar.

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Best Azir Items to Counter Alistar

The top items to use in your Azir versus Alistar build consist of Liandry's Anguish, Nashor's Tooth, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Azir bought at least these three items in his build, he did significantly better versus Alistar than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Azir boasted an average win rate of 62.0% when countering Alistar with this counter build.

Best Azir Runes to Counter Alistar

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence

To have the greatest likelihood of beating Alistar as Azir, Azir players should take the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Manaflow Band, and Transcendence runes from the Precision and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the runes we have analyed for Azir vs Alistar counter picks, this mixture of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 51.7% winrate overall.

We have also shown the best Alistar runes to counterpick against Azir to help you understand how he will likely be played against you.


5.6 | Azir Alistar | 1.8


5.9 | Azir Alistar | 5.9


7.3 | Azir Alistar | 13.7

Azir vs Alistar Counter Stats Summary

The stats provided here feature several critical Azir versus Alistar counter stats that may help us realize the differences between the pair. As an example, Azir’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is not as good as Alistar’s ratio of 2.6, highlighting that Azir may be less central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Alistar. This observation is largely a result of the difference in kills.

Azir normally has a much larger longest kill spree than his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, he takes less damage than Alistar. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also show that the champion with higher health has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further damage when poked or engaged.

In Azir vs Alistar matchups, Azir often totals much more CS than Alistar. Champs who on average do not acquire many minion kills normally don't have to have much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are able to scale well off of their skills and stats alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need a lot of gold to be effective. In either situation, work to do better than the values shown here to do well.

If you need to get Azir vs Alistar tips and counter stats for a a specific skill level, please choose one from the selection menu above. At first, the statistics and guides displayed are computed using every game completed with both champions.

Num. Killing Sprees

1.27 | Azir Alistar | 0.32

Largest Multi-Kill

1.46 | Azir Alistar | 0.81

Damage Dealt

20,765 | Azir Alistar | 7,283

Damage Taken

17,060 | Azir Alistar | 21,989

Healing Done

1,532 | Azir Alistar | 8,129

Vision Score

19 | Azir Alistar | 46

Gold Earned

10,898 | Azir Alistar | 7,654

Minions Killed

161 | Azir Alistar | 34

Dragons Killed

0.13 | Azir Alistar | 0.03

Barons Killed

0.07 | Azir Alistar | 0


1.99 | Azir Alistar | 2.3


0.46 | Azir Alistar | 0.5

CC Duration (sec)

173 | Azir Alistar | 96

Experience Earned

13,371 | Azir Alistar | 9,970

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 913 Azir vs Alistar 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 Alistar as Azir 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.