How to Win Jax vs Cho'Gath Counter Matchup Jax is in the s tier of champions

Jax vs Cho'Gath

How to Beat Cho'Gath as Jax in LoL Cho'Gath is in the a tier of champions
Fighter Assassin
Tank Mage

How to Beat Cho'Gath as Jax

based on 1,515 Jax vs Cho'Gath matchups
Win Rate
47.3 %
K/D/A
1.73
Pick Rate
1.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of ranked LoL games each week. Within our dataset, Jax did battle with Cho'Gath 1515 times. Including so many games with Jax versus Cho'Gath provides us a lot of faith in our capability to prepare enlightening stats and a supported build to shatter Cho'Gath. This champ pairing is relatively rare. Jax is forced to battle against Cho'Gath in only 1.8% of his matches.

Jax vs Cho'Gath Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Jax has done a poor job of beating Cho'Gath. On average, he wins a lowly 47.3% of the time the champs clash against each other in. In Jax against Cho'Gath rounds, Jax’s team is 0.0% more likely to obtain first blood. This implies that he probably will get first blood versus Cho'Gath.

Best Jax vs Cho'Gath Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordCaulfield's Warhammer

Core Jax Items

~22 Mins
Divine SundererFrozen HeartBlade of The Ruined King

Optional Items

Wit's EndMaw of MalmortiusDeath's DanceSterak's Gage

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Lethal Tempo TriumphLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Inspiration Biscuit DeliveryTime Warp Tonic
AttackSpeed Adaptive MagicRes
Jax's passive ability p
Jax q ability q
Jax w ability w
Jax e ability e
Jax's ultimate ability r
1
E
2
Q
3
W
4
W
5
W
6
R
7
W
8
E
9
W
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
Q
15
Q
16
R

Guide to Countering Cho'Gath as Jax

Tips for Playing as Jax against Cho'Gath

Jax benefits greatly from items that have both Ability Power and Attack Damage such as Guinsoo's Rageblade and Hextech Gunblade.

Jax can Leap Strike to friendly units, including wards. You can use them to plan your escape.

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.

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

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

Jax vs Cho'Gath Counter Stats

Jax Image
Win Rate
47.3 %
VS
Win Rate
52.7 %
Cho'Gath Image
6.1
< Kills >
6.2
6.3
< Deaths >
5.4
4.8
< Assists >
6.4
1.42
< Killing Sprees >
1.39
136
< Minions Killed >
145
0.37
< Dragons Killed >
0.48
0.46
< Inhibitors >
0.5
15,005
< Physical Damage >
2,236
4,950
< Magic Damage >
12,837
871
< True Damage >
3,894
20,826
< Damage Dealt >
18,968
28,421
< Damage Taken >
34,269
11,814
< Gold Earned >
11,423
2.26
< Towers >
2.23
0.08
< Baron Takedowns >
0.2
5,714
< Total Healing >
7,593
14,271
< Experience >
14,257
17
< Vision Score >
18
8
< Wards Placed >
8
221
< Time Dealing CC >
1,099

How to Counter Cho'Gath with Jax in LoL

The stats shown here show some important Jax versus Cho'Gath counter statistics that can help you figure out the differences between the two. As an example, Jax’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Cho'Gath’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Jax may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Cho'Gath..

Jax typically has a similar longest kill spree as his foe does. On average, he receives less damage than Cho'Gath. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also hint that the champ with higher health has less mobility and thus is not able to escape further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Jax and Cho'Gath

Damage Types Compared

Jax
Cho'Gath
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Jax
Cho'Gath

Who is Better, Jax or Cho'Gath?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Jax usually loses when playing against Cho'Gath, with a 47.3% win rate. As a result, Jax makes a poor counter for Cho'Gath.

While Jax does have a lower winrate compared to Cho'Gath, when on opposite teams, Jax also has a greater level of difficulty that makes him a more complex character to develop with. You should be very concerned when picking Jax into Cho'Gath.

Moreover, Jax has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Cho'Gath. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion in League of Legends, in Jax vs Cho'Gath matchups, Cho'Gath is the better champ with a lower win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during teamfights.

Jax is a bad counter for Cho'Gath. Make sure you focus your tactics on increasing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Jax against Cho'Gath.

Additional Information for Jax Players

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

For this guide on countering Cho'Gath as Jax, we analyzed 1,515 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 Jax 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 learn all of the intricacies of Jax to counter Cho'Gath during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you mind the build and stats presented here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Jax typically gets a similar amount of CS relative to Cho'Gath. Champions who on average don't take many minion kills usualy don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as support champions. They are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the values displayed on this page to do well.

The most important items to focus on in your Jax versus Cho'Gath build include Divine Sunderer, Frozen Heart, and Blade of The Ruined King. When Jax bought at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better vs. Cho'Gath than with many other typical item sets. In fact, Jax boasted an average win rate of 47.3% when countering Cho'Gath with this counter build.

To have the greatest chance of vanquishing Cho'Gath as Jax, you should use the Lethal Tempo, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Biscuit Delivery, and Time Warp Tonic runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune builds that we analyzed for Jax vs Cho'Gath battles, this mix of runes yielded the highest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 47.3% winrate overall.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Cho'Gath as Jax are presented for all skill levels combined. If you would like to filter the statistics and builds to a distinct rank, you should use the selection menu located earlier in the counter matchup guide.