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

Cho'Gath vs Lee Sin

How to Beat Lee Sin as Cho'Gath in LoL Lee Sin is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Lee Sin as Cho'Gath

based on 1,017 Cho'Gath vs Lee Sin matchups
Win Rate
57.4 %
K/D/A
2.3
Pick Rate
2.4 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We produce our counter statistics from the millions of ranked League of Legends games that we evaluate every week. Our guide on how to beat Lee Sin as Cho'Gath came out of an examination of 1017 ranked rounds where both champions opposed one another. This champ matchup is fairly rare. Cho'Gath has to counter Lee Sin in only 2.4% of his games.

Cho'Gath vs Lee Sin Matchup Summary

Cho'Gath has done a great job of beating Lee Sin. Typically, he wins a whopping 57.4% of the time the champions battle each other in. In Cho'Gath against Lee Sin rounds, Cho'Gath’s team is 0.1% less probable to obtain first blood, indicating that he most likely won't be able to get first blood against Lee Sin.

Best Cho'Gath vs Lee Sin Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's ShieldHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Ruby CrystalBami's Cinder

Core Cho'Gath Items

~22 Mins
Frostfire GauntletThornmailGargoyle Stoneplate

Optional Items

Force of NatureFrozen HeartFimbulwinterDemonic Embrace

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Resolve Grasp of the Undying DemolishConditioningOvergrowth
Precision TriumphLegend: Tenacity
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
1
E
2
Q
3
W
4
E
5
E
6
R
7
E
8
W
9
E
10
W
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R
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W
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W
14
Q
15
Q
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R

Guide to Countering Lee Sin as Cho'Gath

Tips for Playing as Cho'Gath against Lee Sin

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

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

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

Advice to Win Against Lee Sin

Stay spread out to minimize the impact of Lee Sin's ultimate, Dragon's Rage.

Lee Sin relies heavily on following up with his abilities. Use disables to prevent him from chaining together his abilities and attacks.

Lee Sin has powerful tools to combat physical damage in Iron Will and Cripple but he is still vulnerable to magic damage.

Cho'Gath vs Lee Sin Counter Stats

Cho'Gath Image
Win Rate
57.4 %
VS
Win Rate
42.6 %
Lee Sin Image
5.5
< Kills >
6.9
5.3
< Deaths >
6.2
6.7
< Assists >
8.3
1.25
< Killing Sprees >
1.59
143
< Minions Killed >
37
0.5
< Dragons Killed >
1.37
0.52
< Inhibitors >
0.39
2,314
< Physical Damage >
13,018
12,049
< Magic Damage >
2,605
3,709
< True Damage >
820
18,073
< Damage Dealt >
16,444
33,855
< Damage Taken >
30,540
11,055
< Gold Earned >
11,281
2.24
< Towers >
1.41
0.19
< Baron Takedowns >
0.27
7,733
< Total Healing >
8,553
13,915
< Experience >
12,608
18
< Vision Score >
22
8
< Wards Placed >
12
1,025
< Time Dealing CC >
392

How to Counter Lee Sin with Cho'Gath in LoL

The stats provided here show some important Cho'Gath versus Lee Sin counter statistics that may help you interpret the differences and similarities between the two. Cho'Gath’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Lee Sin’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Cho'Gath may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Lee Sin..

Cho'Gath typically has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than his enemy does. On average, he receives more damage than Lee Sin. This commonly reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also illustrate that the champion with more HP has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Cho'Gath and Lee Sin

Damage Types Compared

Cho'Gath
Lee Sin
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Cho'Gath
Lee Sin

Who is Better, Cho'Gath or Lee Sin?

Both LoL champs are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Cho'Gath usually wins when taking on Lee Sin, with a 57.4% win rate. Thus, Cho'Gath makes a fantastic counter to Lee Sin.

While Cho'Gath does have a much higher winrate compared to Lee Sin, when facing one another, Cho'Gath also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less challenging character to pick up and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Cho'Gath into Lee Sin.

Furthermore, Cho'Gath has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Lee Sin. 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 for every situation in League of Legends, in Cho'Gath vs Lee Sin matchups, Cho'Gath is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during team fights.

Cho'Gath is a great counter to Lee Sin. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on increasing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Cho'Gath against Lee Sin.

Additional Information for Cho'Gath Players

How We Calculated Our Cho'Gath vs Lee Sin Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Lee Sin as Cho'Gath, we analyzed 1,017 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 Lee Sin 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

To truly master Cho'Gath in order to counter Lee Sin during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions shown above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Cho'Gath usually picks up much more CS as Lee Sin. Champs who on average don't take much CS usualy don't require much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have many items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers reported on this page to do well.

The top items to prioritize in your Cho'Gath versus Lee Sin build include Frostfire Gauntlet, Thornmail, and Gargoyle Stoneplate. When Cho'Gath combined at least these three pieces in his build, he did significantly better vs Lee Sin than with many other common item sets. In fact, Cho'Gath boasted an average win rate of 57.4% when countering Lee Sin with these items in his kit.

To have the best chance of coming out on top against Lee Sin as Cho'Gath, Cho'Gath players should equip the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Conditioning, Overgrowth, Triumph, and Legend: Tenacity runes from the Resolve and Precision rune sets. Of all the rune sets players used for Cho'Gath vs Lee Sin counterpicks, this blending of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 57.4% winrate overall.

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