Azir vs Nidalee Counter Build

How to Beat Nidalee as Azir


We get our matchup statistics from the millions of rated League rounds that we analyze each and every week. This Azir vs Nidalee counter guide resulted from an examination of 3,930 ranked rounds where both champs faced each other.

This particular champ matchup is somewhat common. Azir is forced to battle against Nidalee in 15.1% of his games. Azir does a decent job of countering Nidalee. Typically, Azir wins a acceptable 51.0% of the time the champions fight one another in. In Azir against Nidalee rounds, Azir’s team is 2.0% less expected to get first blood. This implies that he probably won't be able to get first blood against Nidalee.

Matchups Analyzed


Team First Blood


Win Rate


Best Azir Items to Counter Nidalee

The top items to prioritize in your Azir versus Nidalee build consist of Rabadon's Deathcap, Nashor's Tooth, and Luden's Tempest. When Azir combined at least these three items in his build, he performed much better when facing Nidalee than with most other typical builds.

Rabadon's Deathcap Item Nashor's Tooth Item Luden's Tempest Item

Best Azir Runes to Counter Nidalee

To have the highest probability of beating Nidalee as Azir, Azir players should use the Hail of Blades, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Presence of Mind, and Legend: Alacrity runes. Out of all the rune sets that we analyzed for Azir vs Nidalee fights, this blending of runes resulted in the highest win rate. We have also included the top Nidalee runes to fend off Azir in order to help you infer how she will probably be built to try to beat you.

Best Azir Runes

Hail of Blades Rune Hail of Blades
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity

Best Nidalee Runes

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter


The following tables highlight some vital Azir against Nidalee counter stats that can help you figure out the differences and similarities between this pair of champs. Azir’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 1.9 is less than Nidalee’s ratio of 2.5, demonstrating that Azir may be less central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Nidalee.

Battle Stats


Azir Stats
5.1 6.8
Nidalee Stats


Azir Stats
6.1 5.6
Nidalee Stats


Azir Stats
6.5 7
Nidalee Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Azir Stats
2.3 3.3
Nidalee Stats

Damage Dealt

Azir Stats
17669 16785
Nidalee Stats

Damage Taken

Azir Stats
18103 27977
Nidalee Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Azir Stats
5.1 5.2
Nidalee Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Azir Stats
0.9 0.9
Nidalee Stats

Dragons Killed

Azir Stats
1.9 1.9
Nidalee Stats

Barons Killed

Azir Stats
0.4 0.4
Nidalee Stats

Gold Earned

Azir Stats
10321 10401
Nidalee Stats

Minions Killed

Azir Stats
148 37
Nidalee Stats

Azir typically has a significant smaller longest killing spree than his foe does. Typically, Azir receives less damage than Nidalee. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also illustrate that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from further damage when poked or engaged.

In Azir vs Nidalee matchups, Azir often gets much more CS than Nidalee. Champs who on average don't acquire very much CS typically do not have to have much CS to be effective. They are able to scale adequately off their skills and stats alone. Yet, champions with scores of minion kills, such as carries, typically need a lot of gold to be useful. In either situation, try to do better than the values presented here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 3930 Azir vs Nidalee 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 Nidalee 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.