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

Diana vs Cho'Gath

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

How to Beat Cho'Gath as Diana

based on 2,260 Diana vs Cho'Gath matchups
Win Rate
51.3 %
K/D/A
2.37
Pick Rate
1.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our matchup statistics from the millions of recently ranked League of Legends rounds that we get from Riot Games every week. This guide on how to beat Cho'Gath as Diana resulted from an analysis of 2260 ranked matches where both champs faced off against each other. This champ pairing is relatively rare. Diana is forced to battle against Cho'Gath in only 1.8% of her games.

Diana vs Cho'Gath Matchup Summary

Diana has done a decent job of beating Cho'Gath. Normally, she wins a acceptable 51.3% of games the champs face off with one another in. In Diana against Cho'Gath rounds, Diana’s team is 0.0% more likely to get first blood. This implies that she probably will be able to get first blood against Cho'Gath.

Best Diana vs Cho'Gath Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
EmberknifeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Blasting WandRecurve Bow

Core Diana Items

~22 Mins
Sunfire AegisNashor's ToothDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

Rabadon's DeathcapShadowflameZhonya's HourglassMorellonomicon

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: AlacrityCoup de Grace
Inspiration Magical FootwearCosmic Insight
AttackSpeed Adaptive HealthScaling
Diana's passive ability p
Diana q ability q
Diana w ability w
Diana e ability e
Diana's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
11
R
12
W
13
W
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Cho'Gath as Diana

Tips for Playing as Diana against Cho'Gath

Landing Crescent Strike is critically important, but don't be afraid to miss. The cooldown is short and the mana cost is low.

Consider when to cast Lunar Rush without Moonlight and when to wait for another Crescent Strike.

Use Moonfall and Lunar Rush to stay on targets and activate Moonsilver Blade for extra damage.

Advice to Win Against Cho'Gath

Rupture has a smoke cloud indicating the area it will strike. Try to watch out for it to prevent Cho'Gath from being able to combo his abilities.

Focus on preventing Cho'Gath from reaching his max size.

Purchasing a few HP items decreases the chances of Cho'Gath killing you quickly.

Diana vs Cho'Gath Counter Stats

Diana Image
Win Rate
51.3 %
VS
Win Rate
48.7 %
Cho'Gath Image
7.1
< Kills >
5.9
6.2
< Deaths >
5.5
7.6
< Assists >
6.5
1.62
< Killing Sprees >
1.33
68
< Minions Killed >
144
1.28
< Dragons Killed >
0.48
0.5
< Inhibitors >
0.45
2,661
< Physical Damage >
2,328
17,687
< Magic Damage >
12,449
1,203
< True Damage >
3,589
21,552
< Damage Dealt >
18,366
26,772
< Damage Taken >
34,333
12,314
< Gold Earned >
11,123
1.91
< Towers >
2.01
0.33
< Baron Takedowns >
0.19
6,120
< Total Healing >
7,472
14,100
< Experience >
14,069
20
< Vision Score >
18
6
< Wards Placed >
8
161
< Time Dealing CC >
1,049

How to Counter Cho'Gath with Diana in LoL

The stats shown here feature some important Diana versus Cho'Gath matchup stats that can help you interpret the differences between the two. For instance, Diana’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Cho'Gath’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Diana may be more central to her team's team fighting capacity than Cho'Gath..

Diana normally has a similar longest killing spree as her enemy does. Typically, she takes less damage than Cho'Gath. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also imply that the champ with more health has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Diana and Cho'Gath

Damage Types Compared

Diana
Cho'Gath
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Diana
Cho'Gath

Who is Better, Diana or Cho'Gath?

Both League champs are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Diana usually wins when facing off against Cho'Gath, with a 51.3% win rate. Therefore, Diana makes a good counter to Cho'Gath.

While Diana does have a higher winrate compared to Cho'Gath, when facing one another, Diana also has a lower difficulty level that makes her a less complex champion to develop with. You should be careful when picking Diana into Cho'Gath.

Moreover, Diana has almost no amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Cho'Gath. 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 for every situation in League of Legends, in Diana vs Cho'Gath matchups, Diana is the better champ with a higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during late stage team fights.

Diana is a decent counter to Cho'Gath. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on maximizing your gold income and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Diana against Cho'Gath.

Additional Information for Diana Players

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

For this guide on countering Cho'Gath as Diana, we analyzed 2,260 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 Cho'Gath as Diana 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 Diana to counter Cho'Gath during both the laning 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 listen to the build and tips presented above, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Diana usually accumulates less CS relative to Cho'Gath. Champions who on average don't earn much CS often don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. They are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the values reported on this page to do well.

The most crucial items to prioritize in your Diana versus Cho'Gath build consist of Sunfire Aegis, Nashor's Tooth, and Demonic Embrace. When Diana combined at least these three pieces in her build, she performed significantly better against Cho'Gath than with most other typical builds. In fact, Diana boasted an average winrate of 51.3% when countering Cho'Gath with this counter build.

To have the highest probability of defeating Cho'Gath as Diana, you should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Magical Footwear, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the runes that we analyzed for Diana vs Cho'Gath fights, this blending of runes resulted in the best win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 51.3% winrate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Cho'Gath as Diana are given for all ranked divisions combined. To filter the statistics and builds to a specific player tier, you should use the selection menu located earlier in the counter matchup guide.