Azir vs Vel'Koz Counter Build

How to Win Azir vs Vel'Koz Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Vel'Koz as Azir in LoL

How to Beat Vel'Koz as Azir

962 Azir vs Vel'Koz Matchups Analyzed

We produce our matchup statistics from the millions of recently rated League of Legends matches that we evaluate each week. Our guide on how to beat Vel'Koz as Azir resulted from an examination of 962 ranked matches where both champions clashed against each other. This counter matchup is somewhat rare. Azir fights Vel'Koz in only 2.2% of his games.

Unfortunately, Azir does a awful job of beating Vel'Koz. On average, he wins a lowly 42.1% of games the champs face off with one another in. In Azir versus Vel'Koz games, Azir’s side is 0.1% less probable to earn first blood, implying that he most likely won't be able to get first blood versus Vel'Koz.

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Best Azir Items to Counter Vel'Koz

The top items to use in your Azir versus Vel'Koz build consist of Liandry's Anguish, Nashor's Tooth, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Azir used at least these three pieces in his build, he did significantly better versus Vel'Koz than with many other typical item sets. In fact, Azir had an average win rate of 50.0% battling Vel'Koz with this counter build.

Best Azir Runes to Counter Vel'Koz

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 coming out on top against Vel'Koz 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. Out of all the rune builds players chose for Azir vs Vel'Koz LoL games, this mixture of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 41.5% win rate overall.

We have also shown the best Vel'Koz runes to fend off Azir in order to help you grasp how he will likely be played to try to beat your champion.


5.3 | Azir Vel'Koz | 5.9


6.2 | Azir Vel'Koz | 5.7


6.3 | Azir Vel'Koz | 9.2

Azir vs Vel'Koz Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown here clarify several vital Azir versus Vel'Koz matchup statistics that may help you figure out the distinctions between the two. As an example, Azir’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 1.9 is not as good as Vel'Koz’s ratio of 2.6, indicating that Azir may be less central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Vel'Koz..

Azir normally has a similar longest kill spree as his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, he receives more damage than Vel'Koz. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also show that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to escape additional harm when poked or engaged.

Azir commonly racks up much more CS than Vel'Koz. Champs who on average do not amass very much CS typically do not require much CS to be effective. Instead, they are capable of scaling adequately off of their abilities alone. Yet, champions with many minion kills, such as carries, usually require a lot of items to be useful. In either situation, try to do better than the values presented here to do well.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Vel'Koz as Azir are displayed for all skill levels combined. If you would like to,To,If you want to scope the statistics and builds to a particular player tier, you can use the selection menu above.

Num. Killing Sprees

1.21 | Azir Vel'Koz | 1.38

Largest Multi-Kill

1.36 | Azir Vel'Koz | 1.35

Damage Dealt

18,331 | Azir Vel'Koz | 22,583

Damage Taken

18,704 | Azir Vel'Koz | 14,510

Healing Done

1,799 | Azir Vel'Koz | 1,348

Vision Score

19 | Azir Vel'Koz | 38

Gold Earned

10,940 | Azir Vel'Koz | 10,362

Minions Killed

163 | Azir Vel'Koz | 92

Dragons Killed

0.12 | Azir Vel'Koz | 0.1

Barons Killed

0.06 | Azir Vel'Koz | 0.02


1.69 | Azir Vel'Koz | 2.4


0.37 | Azir Vel'Koz | 0.57

CC Duration (sec)

169 | Azir Vel'Koz | 189

Experience Earned

13,826 | Azir Vel'Koz | 12,434

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 962 Azir vs Vel'Koz 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 Vel'Koz 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.