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

Cho'Gath vs Taliyah

How to Beat Taliyah as Cho'Gath in LoL Taliyah is in the a tier of champions
Tank Mage
Mage Support

How to Beat Taliyah as Cho'Gath

based on 951 Cho'Gath vs Taliyah matchups
Win Rate
52.2 %
K/D/A
2.04
Pick Rate
2.2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of ranked League games every week. In our data, Cho'Gath battled Taliyah in 951 rounds. Including so many games with Cho'Gath vs Taliyah provides us confidence in our capacity to prepare actionable data and a recommended build to defeat Taliyah. This particular pairing is somewhat rare. Cho'Gath has to counter Taliyah in only 2.2% of his games.

Cho'Gath vs Taliyah Matchup Summary

Cho'Gath does a good job of countering Taliyah. On average, he wins a fantastic 52.2% of matches the champions battle each other in. In Cho'Gath against Taliyah matches, Cho'Gath’s team is 0.1% more expected to get first blood. This implies that he most likely will be able to get first blood versus Taliyah.

Best Cho'Gath vs Taliyah 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 GauntletThornmailForce of Nature

Optional Items

Gargoyle StoneplateDemonic EmbraceFimbulwinterFrozen Heart

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
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E
2
Q
3
W
4
E
5
E
6
R
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E
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W
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E
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W
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R
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W
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W
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Q
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Q
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R

Guide to Countering Taliyah as Cho'Gath

Tips for Playing as Cho'Gath against Taliyah

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 Taliyah

When Taliyah casts Unraveled Earth in the lane, be on the lookout for Seismic Shove. If she throws you into her minefield, the throws and stones will break your bones.

Taliyah's Threaded Volley is locked into a direction. If she's throwing rocks at you, dodge to the side!

Cho'Gath vs Taliyah Counter Stats

Cho'Gath Image
Win Rate
52.2 %
VS
Win Rate
47.8 %
Taliyah Image
5.3
< Kills >
5.8
5.6
< Deaths >
6.5
6.1
< Assists >
8.8
1.2
< Killing Sprees >
1.34
141
< Minions Killed >
114
0.49
< Dragons Killed >
0.55
0.46
< Inhibitors >
0.44
2,162
< Physical Damage >
861
11,663
< Magic Damage >
21,756
3,315
< True Damage >
1,456
17,140
< Damage Dealt >
24,074
34,624
< Damage Taken >
20,792
10,894
< Gold Earned >
11,677
2.02
< Towers >
1.66
0.21
< Baron Takedowns >
0.13
7,655
< Total Healing >
3,002
13,729
< Experience >
13,574
18
< Vision Score >
22
8
< Wards Placed >
9
1,022
< Time Dealing CC >
558

How to Counter Taliyah with Cho'Gath in LoL

The stats provided here underscore some influential Cho'Gath versus Taliyah matchup stats that may help you figure out the differences between the pair. Cho'Gath’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Taliyah’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Cho'Gath may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Taliyah..

Cho'Gath usually has a similar longest kill spree as his enemy does. Typically, he takes more damage than Taliyah. This often reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also indicate that the champ with increased HP has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Cho'Gath and Taliyah

Damage Types Compared

Cho'Gath
Taliyah
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Cho'Gath
Taliyah

Who is Better, Cho'Gath or Taliyah?

Both LoL champions are great. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Cho'Gath usually wins when playing against Taliyah, with a 52.2% win rate. Therefore, Cho'Gath makes a good counter for Taliyah.

While Cho'Gath does have a higher winrate than Taliyah, when on opposite teams, Cho'Gath also has a greater difficulty level that makes him a more complex character to learn and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Cho'Gath into Taliyah.

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

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

Cho'Gath is an above average counter to Taliyah. Make sure you focus your tactics on maximizing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Cho'Gath against Taliyah.

Additional Information for Cho'Gath Players

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

For this guide on countering Taliyah as Cho'Gath, we analyzed 951 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 Taliyah 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 in order to counter Taliyah during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats shown above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Cho'Gath often accumulates a similar amount of CS relative to Taliyah. Champions who typically don't take much CS often don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the values displayed on this page to do well.

The best items to prioritize in your Cho'Gath versus Taliyah build consist of Frostfire Gauntlet, Thornmail, and Force of Nature. When Cho'Gath used at least these three pieces in his build, he did a lot better when fighting Taliyah than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Cho'Gath had an average winrate of 52.2% when playing against Taliyah with this counter build.

To have the highest chance of annihilating Taliyah 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. Out of all the rune builds we have analyed for Cho'Gath vs Taliyah clashes, this sequence of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 52.2% winrate overall.

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