Katarina vs Illaoi Counter Build

How to Win Katarina vs Illaoi Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Illaoi as Katarina in LoL

How to Beat Illaoi as Katarina

4,807 Katarina vs Illaoi Matchups Analyzed

We generate our matchup stats from the millions of rated LoL matches that we analyze each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Illaoi as Katarina came out of an examination of 4807 ranked games where both champs fought each other. This counter pairing is fairly rare. Katarina encounters Illaoi in only 1.9% of her matches.

Katarina does a average job of beating Illaoi. On average, she wins a acceptable 49.8% of matches the champs fight one another in. In Katarina against Illaoi matches, Katarina’s team is 0.1% more expected to gain first blood, implying that she probably will get first blood versus Illaoi.

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Best Katarina Items to Counter Illaoi

The ideal items to prioritize in your Katarina versus Illaoi build include Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Nashor's Tooth. When Katarina used at least these three items in her build, she did much better against Illaoi than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Katarina had an average win rate of 65.1% when countering Illaoi with these items in her kit.

Best Katarina Runes to Counter Illaoi

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Triumph Rune Triumph
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace

To have the greatest probability of crushing Illaoi as Katarina, Katarina players should take the Electrocute, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Triumph, and Coup de Grace runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Of all the runes players chose for Katarina vs Illaoi counterpicks, this composite of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 54.5% winrate overall.

We have also shown the best Illaoi runes to fend off Katarina to help you understand how she will probably be played versus you.


9.7 | Katarina Illaoi | 5.5


6.8 | Katarina Illaoi | 6.4


6.1 | Katarina Illaoi | 4.7

Katarina vs Illaoi Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown here emphasize some important Katarina vs. Illaoi matchup stats that may help you understand the distinctions between the two. As an example, Katarina’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.3 is better than Illaoi’s KDA ratio of 1.6, showing that Katarina may be more central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Illaoi. This observation is in large part caused by the difference in kills.

Katarina usually has a much larger longest killing spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, she receives less damage than Illaoi. This typically indicates differing health capacities, yet it can also imply that the champion with higher health has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from further harm when poked or engaged.

Katarina typically racks up less CS than Illaoi. Champs who on average do not finish with many minion kills normally do not have to have much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are capable of scaling fully off their skills and stats alone. Although, champs with plenty of minion kills, such as carries, typically have to have a lot of gold to be useful. In either case, work to best the averages displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

2.11 | Katarina Illaoi | 1.27

Largest Multi-Kill

1.97 | Katarina Illaoi | 1.44

Damage Dealt

22,128 | Katarina Illaoi | 22,886

Damage Taken

23,800 | Katarina Illaoi | 30,173

Healing Done

4,139 | Katarina Illaoi | 8,688

Vision Score

16 | Katarina Illaoi | 16

Gold Earned

11,662 | Katarina Illaoi | 11,284

Minions Killed

137 | Katarina Illaoi | 171

Dragons Killed

0.08 | Katarina Illaoi | 0.1

Barons Killed

0.02 | Katarina Illaoi | 0.02


1.5 | Katarina Illaoi | 2.57


0.37 | Katarina Illaoi | 0.57

CC Duration (sec)

26 | Katarina Illaoi | 56

Experience Earned

13,457 | Katarina Illaoi | 14,421

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 4,807 Katarina vs Illaoi 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 Illaoi as Katarina 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.