Cho'Gath vs Fiddlesticks Counter Build

How to Beat Fiddlesticks as Cho'Gath


At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of ranked League matches each and every week. Within our data, Cho'Gath engaged Fiddlesticks 10,587 times. With so many games with Cho'Gath vs Fiddlesticks gives us a lot of confidence in our ability to provide useful statistics and a supported build to wreck your foe.

This champion matchup is somewhat rare. Cho'Gath fights Fiddlesticks in only 2.1% of his rounds. Cho'Gath has done a good job of countering Fiddlesticks. Typically, Cho'Gath wins a whopping 53.0% of games the champs fight each other in. In Cho'Gath versus Fiddlesticks games, Cho'Gath’s team is 3.0% more probable to get first blood. This implies that he probably will be able to get first blood against Fiddlesticks.

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Team First Blood


Best Cho'Gath Items to Counter Fiddlesticks

The best items to use in your Cho'Gath versus Fiddlesticks build include Thornmail, Warmog's Armor, and Frostfire Gauntlet. When Cho'Gath combined at least these three pieces in his build, he performed much better when facing Fiddlesticks than with most other commonly used builds.

Thornmail Item Warmog's Armor Item Frostfire Gauntlet Item

Best Cho'Gath Runes to Counter Fiddlesticks

To have the best probability of crushing Fiddlesticks as Cho'Gath, Cho'Gath players should take the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Second Wind, Overgrowth, Triumph, and Legend: Alacrity runes. Out of all the rune sets players picked for Cho'Gath vs Fiddlesticks matchups, this mixture of runes resulted in the best win rate. We have also displayed the top Fiddlesticks runes to counterpick against Cho'Gath to help you interpret how he will probably be setup against you.

Best Cho'Gath Runes

Grasp of the Undying Rune Grasp of the Undying
Demolish Rune Demolish
Second Wind Rune Second Wind
Overgrowth Rune Overgrowth
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity

Best Fiddlesticks Runes

Dark Harvest Rune Dark Harvest
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ultimate Hunter Rune Ultimate Hunter
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm


The following tables highlight some significant Cho'Gath against Fiddlesticks counter stats that can help you realize the differences and similarities between these two champions. Cho'Gath’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.3 is close to Fiddlesticks’s KDA ratio of 2.2, demonstrating that Cho'Gath may be just as central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Fiddlesticks.

Battle Stats


Cho'Gath Stats
6.1 5.2
Fiddlesticks Stats


Cho'Gath Stats
5.5 6.3
Fiddlesticks Stats


Cho'Gath Stats
6.6 8.8
Fiddlesticks Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Cho'Gath Stats
3 2.4
Fiddlesticks Stats

Damage Dealt

Cho'Gath Stats
16849 17138
Fiddlesticks Stats

Damage Taken

Cho'Gath Stats
31763 28950
Fiddlesticks Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Cho'Gath Stats
5.3 5
Fiddlesticks Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Cho'Gath Stats
0.9 0.8
Fiddlesticks Stats

Dragons Killed

Cho'Gath Stats
2.1 1.8
Fiddlesticks Stats

Barons Killed

Cho'Gath Stats
0.4 0.3
Fiddlesticks Stats

Gold Earned

Cho'Gath Stats
10551 10068
Fiddlesticks Stats

Minions Killed

Cho'Gath Stats
119 37
Fiddlesticks Stats

Cho'gath often has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his opponent does. Typically, Cho'Gath receives a similar amount of damage to Fiddlesticks. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, but it can also show that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from additional harm when poked or engaged.

Cho'Gath often earns many more minion kills than Fiddlesticks. Champions that don't acquire very much CS usually do not have to have much CS to be effective. They are able to scale fully off of their abilities alone. Yet, champs with many minion kills, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have a lot of items to be useful. In either case, work to exceed the averages shown here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 10587 Cho'Gath vs Fiddlesticks 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 Fiddlesticks 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.