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.
Steel Tempest is very narrow. Dodge laterally if possible.
Yasuo is at his weakest just after he has launched a whirlwind. Engage at that point.
Yasuo's shield from Resolve lasts only 2 seconds. Dealing damage to him will trigger it. Wait it out, then engage.
When Yasuo lands two Steel Tempests in a row, his next will fire a tornado. Watch and listen for the associated sound to prepare to dodge.
The stats shown here feature some important Cho'Gath versus Yasuo matchup statistics that can help us figure out the differences and similarities between the pair. Cho'Gath’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Yasuo’s ratio of NaN, showing that Cho'Gath may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Yasuo..
Cho'Gath normally has a similar longest kill spree as his enemy does. Commonly, he takes more damage than Yasuo. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, yet it can also hint that the champion with more health has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from additional damage when poked or engaged.
Both LoL champs are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Cho'Gath usually fairs equally well when trying to fight Yasuo, with a 50.4% win rate. Thus, Cho'Gath makes an ok counter to Yasuo.
While Cho'Gath does have a higher winrate compared to Yasuo, when on opposite teams, Cho'Gath also has a much lower difficulty level that makes him a less complex champion to develop with. You still need to be cautious when picking Cho'Gath into Yasuo.
Furthermore, Cho'Gath also has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Yasuo. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing 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 Yasuo matchups, Cho'Gath is the better champ with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during team fights.
Cho'Gath is a decent counter for Yasuo. Make sure you focus your gameplay on keeping up your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Cho'Gath against Yasuo.
If you would like to truly master Cho'Gath to counter Yasuo during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and stats shown here, you will grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.
Cho'Gath typically picks up a similar amount of CS as Yasuo. Champions who on average don't acquire many minion kills often don't need much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. They are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the values reported on this page to do well.
The best items to use in your Cho'Gath versus Yasuo build include Frostfire Gauntlet, Thornmail, and Demonic Embrace. When Cho'Gath used at least these three pieces in his build, he did significantly better when fighting Yasuo than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Cho'Gath had an average win rate of 50.4% when playing against Yasuo with this build.
To have the greatest chance of annihilating Yasuo as Cho'Gath, you should equip the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Second Wind, Overgrowth, Triumph, and Legend: Tenacity runes from the Resolve and Precision rune sets. Out of all the runes we have analyed for Cho'Gath vs Yasuo LoL games, this composite of runes yielded the highest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 50.4% winrate overall.
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