Irelia vs Tryndamere Counter Build

How to Beat Tryndamere as Irelia


We summarize our matchup stats from the millions of recently ranked LoL games that we review each week. This Irelia versus Tryndamere counter review came out of an analysis of 17,548 ranked matches where both champions fought one another.

This counter pairing is relatively rare. Irelia has to counter Tryndamere in only 2.9% of her games. Unfortunitally, Irelia does a awful job of countering Tryndamere. Normally, she wins a lowly 45.0% of the time the champs face off with one another in. In Irelia versus Tryndamere matches, Irelia’s team is 2.0% less likely to obtain first blood. This implies that she most likely won't be able to get first blood against Tryndamere.

Matchups Analyzed


Win Rate


Team First Blood


Best Irelia Items to Counter Tryndamere

The most important items to prioritize in your Irelia versus Tryndamere build consist of Sterak's Gage, Ravenous Hydra, and Blade of The Ruined King. When Irelia used at least these three items in her build, she did a lot better against Tryndamere than with most other commonly used builds.

Sterak's Gage Item Ravenous Hydra Item Blade of The Ruined King Item

Best Irelia Runes to Counter Tryndamere

To have the highest chance of defeating Tryndamere as Irelia, Irelia players should equip the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Bloodline, Last Stand, Ravenous Hunter, and Sudden Impact runes. Of all the rune sets players chose for Irelia vs Tryndamere counterpicks, this mix of runes resulted in the highest win rate. We have also included the top Tryndamere runes to fend off Irelia to help you infer how he will likely be setup to try to beat your champion.

Best Irelia Runes

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Legend: Bloodline Rune Legend: Bloodline
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact

Best Tryndamere Runes

Lethal Tempo Rune Lethal Tempo
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Demolish Rune Demolish
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating


The subsequent tables feature some strategic Irelia versus Tryndamere counter statistics that can help you realize the distinctions between the two. Irelia’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 1.7 is not as good as Tryndamere’s ratio of 2.0, highlighting that Irelia may be less central to her team's team fighting capacity than Tryndamere.

Battle Stats


Irelia Stats
7.2 7.3
Tryndamere Stats


Irelia Stats
7.1 5.8
Tryndamere Stats


Irelia Stats
4.7 4.3
Tryndamere Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Irelia Stats
3.1 3.3
Tryndamere Stats

Damage Dealt

Irelia Stats
17745 18061
Tryndamere Stats

Damage Taken

Irelia Stats
26080 29257
Tryndamere Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Irelia Stats
4.8 5.9
Tryndamere Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Irelia Stats
0.8 1.1
Tryndamere Stats

Dragons Killed

Irelia Stats
1.8 1.9
Tryndamere Stats

Barons Killed

Irelia Stats
0.3 0.4
Tryndamere Stats

Gold Earned

Irelia Stats
11441 12075
Tryndamere Stats

Minions Killed

Irelia Stats
167 148
Tryndamere Stats

Irelia typically has a similar longest killing spree as her opponent does. Typically, Irelia takes less damage than Tryndamere. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, but it can also hint that the champion with increased health has less mobility and thus is unable to escape additional damage when poked or engaged.

Irelia usually takes a few more minion kills than Tryndamere. Champs that don't earn much CS usually do not need much CS to be useful. They are able to scale properly off their abilities alone. However, champions with large numbers of minion kills, such as hyper-carries, typically need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, work to exceed the values presented here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 17548 Irelia vs Tryndamere 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 Tryndamere as Irelia 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.