How to Win Corki vs Azir Counter Matchup Corki is in the b tier of champions

Corki vs Azir

How to Beat Azir as Corki in LoL Azir is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Azir as Corki

based on 409 Corki vs Azir matchups
Win Rate
51.8 %
K/D/A
2.49
Pick Rate
1.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We produce our matchup stats from the millions of ranked League games that we analyze every week. This guide on how to beat Azir as Corki came out of an analysis of 409 ranked games where both champs opposed each other. This particular counter pairing is fairly rare. Corki encounters Azir in only 1.7% of his games.

Corki vs Azir Matchup Summary

Corki has done a decent job of countering Azir. Normally, he wins a acceptable 51.8% of matches the champs face off with one another in. In Corki versus Azir matches, Corki’s team is 0.0% more likely to obtain first blood. This implies that he most likely will be able to get first blood versus Azir.

Best Corki vs Azir Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionTear of the Goddess

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordCaulfield's Warhammer

Core Corki Items

~22 Mins
Luden's TempestMuramanaShadowflame

Optional Items

Essence ReaverRavenous Hydra

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Corki to level up q
>
Second ability for Corki to level up e
>
Last skill for Corki to max out w

Runes

Inspiration First Strike Magical FootwearBiscuit DeliveryCosmic Insight
Domination Taste of BloodUltimate Hunter
AttackSpeed Adaptive MagicRes
Corki's passive ability p
Corki q ability q
Corki w ability w
Corki e ability e
Corki's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Azir as Corki

Tips for Playing as Corki against Azir

Phosphorus Bomb can be used to reveal enemy units that might be hiding in a nearby patch of brush.

Corki can continue to attack while using Gatling Gun. Maximizing Gatling Gun is key to mastering Corki.

Valkyrie can be used defensively as well, so try using it for a quick escape.

Advice to Win Against Azir

Try to think of Sand Soldiers as fire. Don't stand in the fire.

Azir relies on his soldiers to deal damage and can only move them so often. Try to capitalize on windows of time when his soldiers are stationary.

Azir has immense damage over a prolonged amount of time but lacks the upfront burst of other mages. Try to burst him out before he can turn a confrontation around.

Corki vs Azir Counter Stats

Corki Image
Win Rate
51.8 %
VS
Win Rate
48.2 %
Azir Image
6.3
< Kills >
5.3
5.5
< Deaths >
5.1
7.4
< Assists >
6.9
1.49
< Killing Sprees >
1.17
185
< Minions Killed >
181
0.12
< Dragons Killed >
0.14
0.5
< Inhibitors >
0.42
3,374
< Physical Damage >
1,009
20,390
< Magic Damage >
20,036
1,268
< True Damage >
969
25,033
< Damage Dealt >
22,015
20,111
< Damage Taken >
21,279
12,731
< Gold Earned >
11,792
2.22
< Towers >
1.95
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
2,308
< Total Healing >
1,867
14,669
< Experience >
14,563
20
< Vision Score >
21
9
< Wards Placed >
10
172
< Time Dealing CC >
189

How to Counter Azir with Corki in LoL

The stats shown on this page clarify some significant Corki against Azir matchup statistics that may help you understand the differences and similarities between the two. For instance, Corki’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Azir’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Corki may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Azir..

Corki typically has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his counter does. Typically, he receives a similar amount of damage to Azir. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also show that the one champ has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Corki and Azir

Damage Types Compared

Corki
Azir
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Corki
Azir

Who is Better, Corki or Azir?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Corki usually wins when taking on Azir, with a 51.8% win rate. Therefore, Corki makes a good counter for Azir.

While Corki does have a higher winrate than Azir, when facing one another, Corki also has a lower learning curve that makes him a less time consuming champ to pick up and master. You should be careful when picking Corki into Azir.

Moreover, Corki has almost no amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Azir. 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 for every situation in League of Legends, in Corki vs Azir matchups, Corki is the better champ with a higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during team fights.

Corki is a decent counter to Azir. You will do well by focussing your play on keeping up your gold income and taking out objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Corki against Azir.

Additional Information for Corki Players

How We Calculated Our Corki vs Azir Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Azir as Corki, we analyzed 409 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 Azir as Corki 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 Corki to counter Azir during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you listen to the build and tips shown here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Corki on average racks up a similar amount of CS relative to Azir. Champions who on average don't earn much CS typically don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. They 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 require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the values shown on this page to do well.

The best items to focus on in your Corki versus Azir build include Luden's Tempest, Muramana, and Shadowflame. When Corki included at least these three pieces in his build, he did significantly better versus Azir than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Corki boasted an average winrate of 51.8% when playing against Azir with these items in his kit.

To have the highest probability of defeating Azir as Corki, you should take the First Strike, Magical Footwear, Biscuit Delivery, Cosmic Insight, Taste of Blood, and Ultimate Hunter runes from the Inspiration and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune builds that we analyzed for Corki vs Azir counterpicks, this combo of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 51.8% winrate overall.

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