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

Cho'Gath vs Sylas

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

based on 1,877 Cho'Gath vs Sylas matchups
Win Rate
50.3 %
K/D/A
2.1
Pick Rate
4.4 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of ranked League of Legends rounds each and every week. Within our data, Cho'Gath did battle with Sylas 1877 times. Including so many games with Cho'Gath versus Sylas gives us faith in our capacity to prepare actionable data and a supported build to defeat your opponent. This particular champion pairing is somewhat uncommon. Cho'Gath fights Sylas in only 4.4% of his games.

Cho'Gath vs Sylas Matchup Summary

Cho'Gath does a ok job of beating Sylas. On average, he wins a acceptable 50.3% of games the champions battle one another in. In Cho'Gath against Sylas matches, Cho'Gath’s team is 0.1% less probable to get first blood. This implies that he most likely won't get first blood against Sylas.

Best Cho'Gath vs Sylas Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionTear of the Goddess

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsBami's Cinder

Core Cho'Gath Items

~22 Mins
Frostfire GauntletThornmailForce of Nature

Optional Items

Frozen HeartDead Man's PlateGargoyle StoneplateFimbulwinter

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Resolve Grasp of the Undying DemolishConditioningOvergrowth
Precision TriumphLegend: Tenacity
AttackSpeed Adaptive MagicRes
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
Q
9
E
10
Q
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R
12
Q
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Q
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Sylas as Cho'Gath

Tips for Playing as Cho'Gath against Sylas

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 Sylas

Sylas's healthbar can be deceptive, watch out for his Kingslayer!

Try to fight Sylas when he isn't able to take your ultimate.

Cho'Gath vs Sylas Counter Stats

Cho'Gath Image
Win Rate
50.3 %
VS
Win Rate
49.7 %
Sylas Image
5.6
< Kills >
8
5.9
< Deaths >
6.7
6.8
< Assists >
6.5
1.3
< Killing Sprees >
1.78
141
< Minions Killed >
130
0.44
< Dragons Killed >
0.11
0.45
< Inhibitors >
0.37
2,463
< Physical Damage >
565
13,154
< Magic Damage >
19,875
3,560
< True Damage >
2,045
19,178
< Damage Dealt >
22,486
33,869
< Damage Taken >
32,337
10,895
< Gold Earned >
11,151
2.02
< Towers >
1.54
0.18
< Baron Takedowns >
0.03
7,046
< Total Healing >
7,440
13,628
< Experience >
13,235
17
< Vision Score >
17
8
< Wards Placed >
8
987
< Time Dealing CC >
304

How to Counter Sylas with Cho'Gath in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here underscore some important Cho'Gath against Sylas counter stats that can help us figure out the distinctions between the two. Cho'Gath’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Sylas’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that Cho'Gath may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Sylas..

Cho'Gath normally has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than his foe does. Commonly, he takes a similar amount of damage to Sylas. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also illustrate that the champ with higher health has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Cho'Gath and Sylas

Damage Types Compared

Cho'Gath
Sylas
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Cho'Gath
Sylas

Who is Better, Cho'Gath or Sylas?

Both League champs are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Cho'Gath usually fairs equally well when playing against Sylas, with a 50.3% win rate. As a result, Cho'Gath makes an ok counter for Sylas.

While Cho'Gath does have a higher winrate than Sylas, when facing one another, Cho'Gath also has a greater level of difficulty that makes him a more time consuming champ to develop with. You still need to be cautious when picking Cho'Gath into Sylas.

Additionally, Cho'Gath also has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Sylas. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Cho'Gath vs Sylas matchups, Cho'Gath is the better champion 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 decent counter for Sylas. Make sure you focus your gameplay on increasing your CS and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Cho'Gath against Sylas.

Additional Information for Cho'Gath Players

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

For this guide on countering Sylas as Cho'Gath, we analyzed 1,877 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 Sylas 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 learn all of the intricacies of Cho'Gath in order to counter Sylas during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions displayed here, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Cho'Gath on average racks up a similar amount of CS relative to Sylas. Champs who on average don't take much CS typically don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require many items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the values displayed here to do well.

The ideal items to prioritize in your Cho'Gath versus Sylas build include Frostfire Gauntlet, Thornmail, and Force of Nature. When Cho'Gath used at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better vs Sylas than with most other typical counter builds. In fact, Cho'Gath boasted an average win rate of 50.3% when countering Sylas with this counter build.

To have the highest chance of beating Sylas as Cho'Gath, you 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 picked for Cho'Gath vs Sylas matchups, this mixture of runes resulted in the highest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 50.3% winrate overall.

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