Work with your allies to stack Concussive Blows, encourage them to basic attack marked targets.
Leap in front of squishy friends and shield them from projectiles with Unbreakable.
Glacial Fissure leaves a powerful slow zone, position it well to split teamfights and slow the enemy approach.
Try to think of Sand Soldiers as fire. Don't stand in the fire.
Azir relies on his soldiers to deal damage and can only move them so often. Try to capitalize on windows of time when his soldiers are stationary.
Azir has immense damage over a prolonged amount of time but lacks the upfront burst of other mages. Try to burst him out before he can turn a confrontation around.
The stats shown here feature some influential Braum against Azir counter statistics that may help you interpret the differences and similarities between the pair. Braum’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Azir’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Braum may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Azir. This observation is largely a result of the differences in assists.
Braum typically has a significantly smaller longest kill spree than his foe does. Typically, he receives a similar amount of damage to Azir. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, but it can also illustrate that the champ with higher health has less mobility and thus is not able to escape further harm when poked or engaged.
Both League of Legends champions are great. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Braum usually loses when taking on Azir, with a 44.0% win rate. Therefore, Braum makes a poor counter to Azir.
While Braum does have a much lower win rate than Azir, when on opposite teams, Braum also has a much lower level of difficulty that makes him a less complex champion to pick up and master. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Braum into Azir.
Furthermore, Braum also has a good amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Azir. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.
While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Braum vs Azir matchups, Azir is the better champion with a much lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during late stage team fights.
Braum is a bad counter to Azir. You will do well by focussing your strategy on increasing your CS and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Braum against Azir.
To truly master Braum to counter Azir during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions presented above, you will grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Braum on average picks up a lot less CS as Azir. Champions who typically don't take many minion kills usualy don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as support champions. They are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the values reported here to do well.
The top items to focus on in your Braum versus Azir build consist of Locket of the Iron Solari, Thornmail, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Braum included at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better vs. Azir than with most other commonly used builds. In fact, Braum boasted an average winrate of 44.0% when countering Azir with this build.
To have the highest likelihood of defeating Azir as Braum, Braum players should equip the Guardian, Font of Life, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Biscuit Delivery, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Resolve and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the runes players chose for Braum vs Azir LoL games, this set of runes yielded the best win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 44.0% winrate overall.
By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Azir as Braum are shown for all skill levels combined. To filter the statistics and builds to an individual division, you can use the selection menu above.