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

Cho'Gath vs Thresh

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

How to Beat Thresh as Cho'Gath

based on 1,092 Cho'Gath vs Thresh matchups
Win Rate
52.7 %
K/D/A
2.28
Pick Rate
2.6 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of recently ranked LoL games every week. In our data, Cho'Gath fought Thresh 1092 times. Including so many games with Cho'Gath vs Thresh gives us faith in our capacity to prepare enlightening statistics and a recommended build to annihilate your enemy. This matchup is fairly rare. Cho'Gath is forced to battle against Thresh in only 2.6% of his rounds.

Cho'Gath vs Thresh Matchup Summary

Cho'Gath does a good job of countering Thresh. Typically, he wins a whopping 52.7% of the time the champs face off with each other in. In Cho'Gath vs Thresh matches, Cho'Gath’s side is 0.2% less likely to get first blood. This indicates that he most likely won't be able to get first blood against Thresh.

Best Cho'Gath vs Thresh Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsTear of the Goddess

Core Cho'Gath Items

~22 Mins
Frostfire GauntletThornmailFimbulwinter

Optional Items

Demonic EmbraceForce of NatureFrozen 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
1
E
2
Q
3
W
4
E
5
E
6
R
7
E
8
W
9
E
10
W
11
R
12
W
13
W
14
Q
15
Q
16
R

Guide to Countering Thresh as Cho'Gath

Tips for Playing as Cho'Gath against Thresh

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 Thresh

Intentionally breaking a wall of The Box can allow a vulnerable ally to escape unscathed.

Thresh's Death Sentence has a long cast time. Watch for the cast to begin to take evasive actions.

Thresh relies on collecting souls for a portion of his defense and damage. Try punishing him when he moves to collect them.

Cho'Gath vs Thresh Counter Stats

Cho'Gath Image
Win Rate
52.7 %
VS
Win Rate
47.3 %
Thresh Image
5.6
< Kills >
2
5.4
< Deaths >
6.2
6.7
< Assists >
13.6
1.26
< Killing Sprees >
0.37
146
< Minions Killed >
39
0.46
< Dragons Killed >
0.05
0.49
< Inhibitors >
0.48
2,263
< Physical Damage >
1,203
12,618
< Magic Damage >
5,958
3,546
< True Damage >
748
18,428
< Damage Dealt >
7,910
33,636
< Damage Taken >
20,643
11,107
< Gold Earned >
7,964
2.12
< Towers >
1.71
0.18
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
7,422
< Total Healing >
1,830
13,914
< Experience >
10,368
18
< Vision Score >
46
8
< Wards Placed >
21
1,022
< Time Dealing CC >
165

How to Counter Thresh with Cho'Gath in LoL

The stats shown here emphasize several valuable Cho'Gath vs. Thresh matchup statistics that may help you appreciate the distinctions between this pair of champions. As an example, Cho'Gath’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Thresh’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Cho'Gath may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Thresh. This observation is in large part caused by the difference in kills.

Cho'Gath normally has a much larger longest killing spree than his enemy does. Commonly, he receives more damage than Thresh. This often reflects differing health capacities, but it can also indicate that the champion with more health has less agility and thus is not able to escape additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Cho'Gath and Thresh

Damage Types Compared

Cho'Gath
Thresh
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Cho'Gath
Thresh

Who is Better, Cho'Gath or Thresh?

Both LoL champs are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Cho'Gath usually wins when taking on Thresh, with a 52.7% win rate. As a result, Cho'Gath makes a good counter for Thresh.

While Cho'Gath does have a higher win rate than Thresh, when on opposite teams, Cho'Gath also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less difficult champ to learn. You should be be fine when picking Cho'Gath into Thresh.

Additionally, Cho'Gath has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Thresh. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Cho'Gath vs Thresh 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 team members during teamfights.

Cho'Gath is a good counter for Thresh. Focus your tactics on maximizing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Cho'Gath against Thresh.

Additional Information for Cho'Gath Players

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

For this guide on countering Thresh as Cho'Gath, we analyzed 1,092 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 Thresh 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 learn all of the intricacies of Cho'Gath in order to counter Thresh during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions displayed above, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Cho'Gath often racks up much more CS as Thresh. Champs who typically don't get many minion kills usualy don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. 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 situation, try to surpass the values shown here to do well.

The most crucial items to have in your Cho'Gath versus Thresh build include Frostfire Gauntlet, Thornmail, and Fimbulwinter. When Cho'Gath incorporated at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better vs Thresh than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Cho'Gath had an average win rate of 52.7% when countering Thresh with this build.

To have the highest probability of annihilating Thresh as Cho'Gath, you should use the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Conditioning, Overgrowth, Triumph, and Legend: Tenacity runes from the Resolve and Precision rune sets. Out of all the runes that we analyzed for Cho'Gath vs Thresh LoL games, this combination of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 52.7% win rate overall.

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