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

Cho'Gath vs Syndra

How to Beat Syndra as Cho'Gath in LoL Syndra is in the b tier of champions
Tank Mage
Mage

How to Beat Syndra as Cho'Gath

based on 502 Cho'Gath vs Syndra matchups
Win Rate
52.8 %
K/D/A
2.26
Pick Rate
1.2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We generate our matchup stats from the millions of recently rated LoL rounds that we get from Riot Games every week. Our guide on how to beat Syndra as Cho'Gath resulted from an evaluation of 502 ranked matches where both champions faced off against one another. This matchup is fairly rare. Cho'Gath has to counter Syndra in only 1.2% of his rounds.

Cho'Gath vs Syndra Matchup Summary

Cho'Gath does a good job of beating Syndra. Typically, he wins a fantastic 52.8% of the time the champions fight each other in. In Cho'Gath vs Syndra rounds, Cho'Gath’s team is 0.0% more probable to earn first blood. This implies that he most likely will get first blood against Syndra.

Best Cho'Gath vs Syndra Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionTear of the Goddess

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsCloth Armor

Core Cho'Gath Items

~22 Mins
Frostfire GauntletThornmailFimbulwinter

Optional Items

Force of NatureDemonic 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 q
>
Last skill for Cho'Gath to max out w

Runes

Resolve Grasp of the Undying DemolishConditioningOvergrowth
Precision TriumphLegend: Tenacity
AttackSpeed Armor 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
Q
9
E
10
Q
11
R
12
Q
13
Q
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Syndra as Cho'Gath

Tips for Playing as Cho'Gath against Syndra

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 Syndra

Get boots early when playing against Syndra, they'll help you avoid many of her spells.

At max rank Syndra's spells gain bonus effects and change in appearance.

Attack Syndra after she's used Scatter the Weak, it has a long cooldown so she'll be vulnerable.

Cho'Gath vs Syndra Counter Stats

Cho'Gath Image
Win Rate
52.8 %
VS
Win Rate
47.2 %
Syndra Image
5.8
< Kills >
6
5.3
< Deaths >
5.5
6.2
< Assists >
7.1
1.29
< Killing Sprees >
1.33
145
< Minions Killed >
156
0.52
< Dragons Killed >
0.05
0.48
< Inhibitors >
0.42
2,141
< Physical Damage >
1,071
12,364
< Magic Damage >
21,070
3,598
< True Damage >
926
18,104
< Damage Dealt >
23,068
34,281
< Damage Taken >
18,286
11,087
< Gold Earned >
10,959
2.12
< Towers >
1.7
0.19
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
7,627
< Total Healing >
1,714
13,981
< Experience >
13,494
19
< Vision Score >
21
9
< Wards Placed >
10
1,027
< Time Dealing CC >
258

How to Counter Syndra with Cho'Gath in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here show several strategic Cho'Gath versus Syndra counter statistics that can help us appreciate the distinctions between this set of champions. For instance, Cho'Gath’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Syndra’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Cho'Gath may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Syndra..

Cho'Gath usually has a similar longest kill spree as his matchup does. Commonly, he takes more damage than Syndra. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also hint that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Cho'Gath and Syndra

Damage Types Compared

Cho'Gath
Syndra
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Cho'Gath
Syndra

Who is Better, Cho'Gath or Syndra?

Both LoL champs are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Cho'Gath usually wins when facing off against Syndra, with a 52.8% win rate. As a result, Cho'Gath makes a good counter for Syndra.

While Cho'Gath does have a higher winrate than Syndra, when they face off with one another, Cho'Gath also has a lower learning curve that makes him a less difficult champion to learn. You should be be fine when picking Cho'Gath into Syndra.

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

While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Cho'Gath vs Syndra matchups, Cho'Gath is the better champion 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 good counter to Syndra. Make sure you focus your actions on maximizing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Cho'Gath against Syndra.

Additional Information for Cho'Gath Players

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

For this guide on countering Syndra as Cho'Gath, we analyzed 502 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 Syndra 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 truly master Cho'Gath to counter Syndra during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you mind the build and tips displayed here, you should grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Cho'Gath usually accumulates a similar amount of CS relative to Syndra. Champs who typically don't earn much CS typically don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the numbers reported here to do well.

The most important items to prioritize in your Cho'Gath versus Syndra build consist of Frostfire Gauntlet, Thornmail, and Fimbulwinter. When Cho'Gath used at least these three pieces in his build, he performed significantly better when fighting Syndra than with many other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Cho'Gath boasted an average winrate of 52.8% battling Syndra with this counter build.

To have the highest likelihood of beating Syndra as Cho'Gath, you should take 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 Syndra matchups, this composite of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 52.8% win rate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Syndra as Cho'Gath are presented for all skill levels combined. If you want to narrow the stats and builds to a distinct rank, you can use the selection menu located earlier on the page.