Katarina vs Xerath Counter Build

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

How to Beat Xerath as Katarina

9,577 Katarina vs Xerath Matchups Analyzed

We produce our counter statistics from the millions of recently rated League games that we review every week. This guide on how to beat Xerath as Katarina resulted from an evaluation of 9577 ranked matches where both champs faced each other. This champion pairing is fairly rare. Katarina has to counter Xerath in only 3.9% of her matches.

Katarina does a average job of countering Xerath. Typically, she wins a acceptable 49.6% of games the champs clash against one another in. In Katarina versus Xerath games, Katarina’s team is 0.0% more likely to earn first blood. This implies that she most likely will be able to get first blood versus Xerath.

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Best Katarina Items to Counter Xerath

The most important items to focus on in your Katarina versus Xerath build include Riftmaker, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Nashor's Tooth. When Katarina used at least these three items in her build, she performed significantly better versus Xerath than with most other common item sets. In fact, Katarina boasted an average win rate of 67.5% when countering Xerath with these items in her kit.

Best Katarina Runes to Counter Xerath

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

To have the best probability of beating Xerath as Katarina, Katarina players should equip the Electrocute, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Coup de Grace, and Triumph runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Of all the runes that we analyzed for Katarina vs Xerath clashes, this composite of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 56.9% win rate overall.

We have also shown the best Xerath runes to fight Katarina to help you interpret how he will probably be kitted out to try to beat your champ.


9.7 | Katarina Xerath | 5.4


6.9 | Katarina Xerath | 5.9


5.5 | Katarina Xerath | 9.5

Katarina vs Xerath Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons provided here highlight several vital Katarina against Xerath counter statistics that can help us explain the differences and similarities between the two. As an example, Katarina’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is not as good as Xerath’s KDA ratio of 2.5, highlighting that Katarina may be less central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Xerath. This observation is largely a result of the difference in kills.

Katarina usually has a much larger longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, she takes more damage than Xerath. This typically indicates differing health capacities, but it can also show that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from additional harm when engaged or poked.

In Katarina vs Xerath matchups, Katarina usually racks up many more minion kills than Xerath. Champs who on average do not earn much CS normally do not need much CS to be effective. Instead, they are able to scale fully off of their abilities alone. Yet, champions with many minion kills, such as hyper-carries, typically need a lot of gold to be effective. In either case, try to best the values displayed here to do well.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Xerath as Katarina are displayed for all skill levels, merged. If you would like to,To,If you want to scope the statistics and builds to a distinct division, you should use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.

Num. Killing Sprees

2.15 | Katarina Xerath | 1.22

Largest Multi-Kill

1.96 | Katarina Xerath | 1.25

Damage Dealt

20,850 | Katarina Xerath | 21,617

Damage Taken

24,209 | Katarina Xerath | 13,318

Healing Done

3,980 | Katarina Xerath | 903

Vision Score

17 | Katarina Xerath | 35

Gold Earned

11,734 | Katarina Xerath | 9,860

Minions Killed

141 | Katarina Xerath | 83

Dragons Killed

0.09 | Katarina Xerath | 0.08

Barons Killed

0.02 | Katarina Xerath | 0.02


1.47 | Katarina Xerath | 1.57


0.38 | Katarina Xerath | 0.43

CC Duration (sec)

26 | Katarina Xerath | 156

Experience Earned

13,456 | Katarina Xerath | 11,892

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 9,577 Katarina vs Xerath 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 Xerath 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.