Gragas vs Xin Zhao Counter Build

How to Beat Xin Zhao as Gragas


At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of recently ranked League of Legends matches every week. Within our dataset, Gragas faced Xin Zhao 3,103 times. Using so many games with Gragas versus Xin Zhao gives us a lot of confidence in our ability to provide enlightening data and a pro build to counter your rival.

This particular champion pairing is fairly rare. Gragas has to counter Xin Zhao in only 1.7% of his rounds. Unfortunitally, Gragas does a dismal job of beating Xin Zhao. Normally, Gragas wins a acceptable 49.0% of games the champs fight each other in. In Gragas against Xin Zhao rounds, Gragas’s team is 4.0% less likely to obtain first blood, indicating that he most likely won't be able to get first blood against Xin Zhao.

Matchups Analyzed


Win Rate


Team First Blood


Best Gragas Items to Counter Xin Zhao

The best items to have in your Gragas versus Xin Zhao build consist of Zhonya's Hourglass, Cosmic Drive, and Night Harvester. When Gragas included at least these three items in his build, he did significantly better when fighting Xin Zhao than with most other typical builds.

Zhonya's Hourglass Item Cosmic Drive Item Night Harvester Item

Best Gragas Runes to Counter Xin Zhao

To have the highest probability of annihilating Xin Zhao as Gragas, Gragas players should use the Phase Rush, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Gathering Storm, Magical Footwear, and Biscuit Delivery runes. Out of all the runes we have analyed/that we analyzed for Gragas vs Xin Zhao face-offs, this mix of runes yielded the highest win rate. We have also displayed the top Xin Zhao runes to fend off Gragas to help you recognize how he will probably be setup to try to beat your champion.

Best Gragas Runes

Phase Rush Rune Phase Rush
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm
Magical Footwear Rune Magical Footwear
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery

Best Xin Zhao Runes

Hail of Blades Rune Hail of Blades
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace


The subsequent tables highlight several significant Gragas versus Xin Zhao matchup statistics that may help us grasp the distinctions between the pair. Gragas’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.3 is similar to Xin Zhao’s ratio of 2.1, indicating that Gragas may be just as central to his team's team fighting capability than Xin Zhao.

Battle Stats


Gragas Stats
5.2 6.8
Xin Zhao Stats


Gragas Stats
5.9 6.6
Xin Zhao Stats


Gragas Stats
8.2 7
Xin Zhao Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Gragas Stats
2.5 3
Xin Zhao Stats

Damage Dealt

Gragas Stats
16168 17216
Xin Zhao Stats

Damage Taken

Gragas Stats
27066 31618
Xin Zhao Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Gragas Stats
4.9 5.3
Xin Zhao Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Gragas Stats
0.8 0.9
Xin Zhao Stats

Dragons Killed

Gragas Stats
1.8 2
Xin Zhao Stats

Barons Killed

Gragas Stats
0.4 0.4
Xin Zhao Stats

Gold Earned

Gragas Stats
9638 10744
Xin Zhao Stats

Minions Killed

Gragas Stats
62 53
Xin Zhao Stats

Gragas typically has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than his enemy does. Commonly, Gragas takes less damage than Xin Zhao. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also imply that the champion with more health has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Gragas typically tallies a similar amount of CS than Xin Zhao. Champs who on average don't earn very much CS normally do not require much CS to be effective. They are capable of scaling fully off of their abilities alone. However, champs with large numbers of minion kills, such as ADCs, typically require a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to outperform the averages displayed here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 3103 Gragas vs Xin Zhao 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 Xin Zhao as Gragas 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.