Azir vs Malphite Counter Build

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

How to Beat Malphite as Azir

1,438 Azir vs Malphite Matchups Analyzed

We produce our counter statistics from the millions of rated League matches that we review every week. This guide on how to beat Malphite as Azir came out of an examination of 1438 ranked matches where both champs engaged each other. This champion matchup is relatively rare. Azir is forced to battle against Malphite in only 3.3% of his games.

Unfortunately, Azir has done a awful job of countering Malphite. Typically, he wins a lowly 46.5% of matches the champs face one another in. In Azir vs Malphite rounds, Azir’s side is 0.0% more likely to get first blood, implying that he probably will be able to get first blood versus Malphite.

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Best Azir Items to Counter Malphite

The best items to prioritize in your Azir versus Malphite 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 performed much better vs. Malphite than with most other common builds. In fact, Azir had an average winrate of 49.7% when countering Malphite with this build.

Best Azir Runes to Counter Malphite

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 best chance of beating Malphite as Azir, Azir players should equip 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 rune sets that we analyzed for Azir vs Malphite face-offs, this mix of runes yielded the best win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 44.6% winrate overall.

We have also shown the best Malphite runes to fight Azir in order to help you understand how he will likely be setup against you.


5.6 | Azir Malphite | 5


6.4 | Azir Malphite | 5.2


6.9 | Azir Malphite | 8.7

Azir vs Malphite Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons provided here emphasize some influential Azir versus Malphite counter stats that may help us interpret the differences and similarities between the two. Azir’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.0 is not as good as Malphite’s ratio of 2.6, highlighting that Azir may be less central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Malphite..

Azir normally has a similar longest kill spree as his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, he takes a similar amount of damage to Malphite. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also show that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from further harm when poked or engaged.

Azir usually totals much more CS than Malphite. Champions who on average do not finish with very much CS typically do not need much CS to be effective. They are capable of scaling properly off their abilities and first items alone. Although, champs with large amounts of CS, such as ADCs, typically have to have a lot of items to be useful. In either case, try to outperform the values shown here to do well.

If you need to get Azir versus Malphite tips and builds for a a specific player tier, feel free to select one from the selection menu shown above. At first, the statistics and guides given are computed using all rounds with data with these champs.

Num. Killing Sprees

1.29 | Azir Malphite | 1.16

Largest Multi-Kill

1.47 | Azir Malphite | 1.2

Damage Dealt

19,458 | Azir Malphite | 16,622

Damage Taken

18,124 | Azir Malphite | 19,592

Healing Done

1,577 | Azir Malphite | 2,447

Vision Score

19 | Azir Malphite | 22

Gold Earned

11,079 | Azir Malphite | 10,070

Minions Killed

159 | Azir Malphite | 112

Dragons Killed

0.15 | Azir Malphite | 0.16

Barons Killed

0.06 | Azir Malphite | 0.04


1.98 | Azir Malphite | 2.17


0.45 | Azir Malphite | 0.47

CC Duration (sec)

171 | Azir Malphite | 657

Experience Earned

13,700 | Azir Malphite | 13,337

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 1,438 Azir vs Malphite 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 Malphite 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.