How to Win Draven vs Taliyah Counter Matchup Draven is in the s tier of champions

Draven vs Taliyah

How to Beat Taliyah as Draven in LoL Taliyah is in the a tier of champions
Marksman
Mage Support

How to Beat Taliyah as Draven

based on 2,671 Draven vs Taliyah matchups
Win Rate
52.4 %
K/D/A
2.12
Pick Rate
2.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We produce our matchup statistics from the millions of ranked League of Legends games that we evaluate every week. This guide on how to beat Taliyah as Draven resulted from an analysis of 2671 ranked matches where both champs opposed each other. This particular champ pairing is fairly rare. Draven encounters Taliyah in only 2.8% of his games.

Draven vs Taliyah Matchup Summary

Draven does a good job of beating Taliyah. On average, he wins a fantastic 52.4% of the time the champions clash against each other in. In Draven vs Taliyah rounds, Draven’s team is 0.2% more expected to get first blood, implying that he probably will be able to get first blood versus Taliyah.

Best Draven vs Taliyah Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordDagger

Core Draven Items

~22 Mins
EclipseInfinity EdgeThe Collector

Optional Items

Rapid FirecannonBloodthirsterLord Dominik's RegardsEssence Reaver

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Lethal Tempo TriumphLegend: BloodlineLast Stand
Domination Taste of BloodTreasure Hunter
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Draven's passive ability p
Draven q ability q
Draven w ability w
Draven e ability e
Draven's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
11
R
12
W
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W
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Taliyah as Draven

Tips for Playing as Draven against Taliyah

If Draven doesn't move, Spinning Axe will fall near his present location. It will fall directly on him, or just to the right or left.

If Draven does move after attacking, Spinning Axe will lead him in the direction of his movement. Use this to control where the Spinning Axe will go.

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!

Draven vs Taliyah Counter Stats

Draven Image
Win Rate
52.4 %
VS
Win Rate
47.6 %
Taliyah Image
8.1
< Kills >
6
6.5
< Deaths >
6.2
5.7
< Assists >
8.3
1.84
< Killing Sprees >
1.35
171
< Minions Killed >
113
0.26
< Dragons Killed >
0.46
0.54
< Inhibitors >
0.42
21,333
< Physical Damage >
793
245
< Magic Damage >
19,664
759
< True Damage >
1,365
22,337
< Damage Dealt >
21,823
21,751
< Damage Taken >
19,807
13,596
< Gold Earned >
11,497
2.47
< Towers >
1.65
0.09
< Baron Takedowns >
0.12
3,232
< Total Healing >
2,900
12,114
< Experience >
13,189
15
< Vision Score >
21
7
< Wards Placed >
8
81
< Time Dealing CC >
532

How to Counter Taliyah with Draven in LoL

The stats shown on this page feature several influential Draven vs. Taliyah counter statistics that may help us interpret the differences between the two. Draven’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Taliyah’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Draven may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Taliyah..

Draven often has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his counter does. On average, he receives a similar amount of damage to Taliyah. This typically indicates differing health capacities, yet it can also hint that the one champ has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Draven and Taliyah

Damage Types Compared

Draven
Taliyah
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Draven
Taliyah

Who is Better, Draven or Taliyah?

Both LoL champs are great. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Draven usually wins when playing against Taliyah, with a 52.4% win rate. Thus, Draven makes a good counter to Taliyah.

While Draven does have a higher win rate compared to Taliyah, when facing one another, Draven also has a much greater difficulty level that makes him a more complex champ to learn and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Draven into Taliyahas his relative depth means that you may not be able to unleash his full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Draven also has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Taliyah. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Draven vs Taliyah matchups, Draven is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during teamfights.

Draven is an above average counter to Taliyah. Make sure you focus your tactics on maximizing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Draven against Taliyah.

Additional Information for Draven Players

How We Calculated Our Draven vs Taliyah Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Taliyah as Draven, we analyzed 2,671 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 Draven 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 Draven to counter Taliyah during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips presented here, you will grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Draven on average gets more CS relative to Taliyah. Champions who typically don't earn much CS often don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions 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, typically require a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers reported here to do well.

The most important items to prioritize in your Draven versus Taliyah build include Eclipse, Infinity Edge, and The Collector. When Draven used at least these three pieces in his build, he did a lot better vs Taliyah than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Draven had an average winrate of 52.4% when countering Taliyah with this counter build.

To have the greatest chance of crushing Taliyah as Draven, you should equip the Lethal Tempo, Triumph, Legend: Bloodline, Last Stand, Taste of Blood, and Treasure Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players used for Draven vs Taliyah counterpicks, this order of runes resulted in the best win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 52.4% winrate overall.

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