How to Win Cho'Gath vs Ahri Counter Matchup Cho'Gath is in the a tier of champions

Cho'Gath vs Ahri

How to Beat Ahri as Cho'Gath in LoL Ahri is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Ahri as Cho'Gath

based on 2,165 Cho'Gath vs Ahri matchups
Win Rate
49.9 %
K/D/A
1.98
Pick Rate
5.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of recently ranked LoL rounds every week. Within our data, Cho'Gath did battle with Ahri 2165 times. Having so many matchups for Cho'Gath versus Ahri gives us confidence in our ability to prepare informative statistics and a supported build to annihilate your rival. This particular matchup is fairly uncommon. Cho'Gath encounters Ahri in only 5.9% of his matches.

Cho'Gath vs Ahri Matchup Summary

Cho'Gath has done a ok job of beating Ahri. On average, he wins a acceptable 49.9% of the time the champs oppose each other in. In Cho'Gath versus Ahri games, Cho'Gath’s team is 0.0% more expected to get first blood. This indicates that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Ahri.

Best Cho'Gath vs Ahri Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionTear of the Goddess

Early Items

~5 Mins
Cloth ArmorBami's Cinder

Core Cho'Gath Items

~22 Mins
Frostfire GauntletThornmailWarmog's Armor

Optional Items

Gargoyle StoneplateFrozen HeartForce of NatureDemonic Embrace

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Cho'Gath to level up q
>
Second ability for Cho'Gath to level up w
>
Last skill for Cho'Gath to max out e

Runes

Resolve Grasp of the Undying DemolishConditioningOvergrowth
Inspiration Biscuit DeliveryApproach Velocity
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Cho'Gath's passive ability p
Cho'Gath q ability q
Cho'Gath w ability w
Cho'Gath e ability e
Cho'Gath's ultimate ability r
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Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
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W
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Q
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W
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R
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W
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W
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E
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Ahri as Cho'Gath

Tips for Playing as Cho'Gath against Ahri

Try to line up your attacks with Vorpal Spikes so that they kill minions and harass enemy champions at the same time.

If you're having difficulty feasting upon champions, try eating minions until you're larger.

Using Rupture on creeps in combination with Carnivore is a good way to gain Health and Mana.

Advice to Win Against Ahri

Ahri's survivability is dramatically reduced when her Ultimate, Spirit Rush, is down.

Stay behind minions to make Charm difficult to land, this will reduce Ahri's damage potential significantly.

Cho'Gath vs Ahri Counter Stats

Cho'Gath Image
Win Rate
49.9 %
VS
Win Rate
50.1 %
Ahri Image
5.7
< Kills >
6.3
5.9
< Deaths >
5.8
6
< Assists >
8
1.28
< Killing Sprees >
1.42
145
< Minions Killed >
148
0.48
< Dragons Killed >
0.07
0.46
< Inhibitors >
0.48
1,957
< Physical Damage >
1,485
11,272
< Magic Damage >
13,687
3,479
< True Damage >
4,973
16,708
< Damage Dealt >
20,146
32,429
< Damage Taken >
19,003
11,087
< Gold Earned >
10,941
2.07
< Towers >
1.96
0.19
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
7,672
< Total Healing >
4,670
14,070
< Experience >
13,640
18
< Vision Score >
21
8
< Wards Placed >
9
984
< Time Dealing CC >
80

How to Counter Ahri with Cho'Gath in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page clarify several critical Cho'Gath against Ahri counter statistics that can help you realize the distinctions between the two. For instance, Cho'Gath’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Ahri’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Cho'Gath may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Ahri..

Cho'Gath normally has a similar longest kill spree as his opponent does. Typically, he receives more damage than Ahri. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also indicate that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to escape further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Cho'Gath and Ahri

Damage Types Compared

Cho'Gath
Ahri
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Cho'Gath
Ahri

Who is Better, Cho'Gath or Ahri?

Both League champs are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Cho'Gath usually fairs equally well when facing off against Ahri, with a 49.9% win rate. Therefore, Cho'Gath makes an ok counter to Ahri.

While Cho'Gath does have a lower win rate compared to Ahri, when on opposite teams, Cho'Gath also has a greater level of difficulty that makes him a more time consuming champion to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Cho'Gath into Ahri.

Moreover, Cho'Gath has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Ahri. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Cho'Gath vs Ahri matchups, Ahri is the better champ with a similar win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during teamfights.

Cho'Gath is a somewhat poor counter for Ahri. You will do well by focussing your tactics on increasing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Cho'Gath against Ahri.

Additional Information for Cho'Gath Players

How We Calculated Our Cho'Gath vs Ahri Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Ahri as Cho'Gath, we analyzed 2,165 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 Ahri as Cho'Gath 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.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Cho'Gath in order to counter Ahri during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions shown here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Cho'Gath most often racks up a similar amount of CS as Ahri. Champs who typically don't earn many minion kills typically don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. They are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values shown here to do well.

The most important items to have in your Cho'Gath versus Ahri build include Frostfire Gauntlet, Thornmail, and Warmog's Armor. When Cho'Gath included at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better vs Ahri than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Cho'Gath had an average winrate of 49.9% when countering Ahri with this build.

To have the highest likelihood of vanquishing Ahri as Cho'Gath, Cho'Gath players should use the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Conditioning, Overgrowth, Biscuit Delivery, and Approach Velocity runes from the Resolve and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune combinations that we analyzed for Cho'Gath vs Ahri battles, this order of runes resulted in the highest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 49.9% winrate overall.

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