How to Win Master Yi vs Wukong Counter Matchup Master Yi is in the b tier of champions

Master Yi vs Wukong

How to Beat Wukong as Master Yi in LoL Wukong is in the s tier of champions
Assassin Fighter
Fighter Tank

How to Beat Wukong as Master Yi

based on 5,469 Master Yi vs Wukong matchups
Win Rate
46.8 %
K/D/A
1.82
Pick Rate
6.4 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our counter statistics from the millions of rated League games that we analyze each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Wukong as Master Yi came out of an examination of 5469 ranked rounds where both champions opposed each other. This counter matchup is relatively uncommon. Master Yi fights Wukong in only 6.4% of his rounds.

Master Yi vs Wukong Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Master Yi has done a awful job of countering Wukong. Normally, he wins a lowly 46.8% of games the champs oppose one another in. In Master Yi versus Wukong rounds, Master Yi’s team is 0.0% more probable to obtain first blood. This indicates that he probably will get first blood against Wukong.

Best Master Yi vs Wukong Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
EmberknifeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsNoonquiver

Core Master Yi Items

~22 Mins
Immortal ShieldbowWit's EndGuinsoo's Rageblade

Optional Items

Guardian AngelRanduin's OmenDeath's DanceSterak's Gage

Summoner Spells

summonersmite summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Lethal Tempo TriumphLegend: AlacrityLast Stand
Domination Eyeball CollectionTreasure Hunter
AttackSpeed Adaptive HealthScaling
Master Yi's passive ability p
Master Yi q ability q
Master Yi w ability w
Master Yi e ability e
Master Yi's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
Q
4
W
5
Q
6
R
7
E
8
E
9
E
10
E
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R
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Q
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Q
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Wukong as Master Yi

Tips for Playing as Master Yi against Wukong

Wuju Style is very strong early for last hitting minions.

If you're in a lane against ranged players, leveling up Meditate can allow you to stay in the lane longer and gain levels faster than they will.

Try using Alpha Strike on a minion in front of an enemy champion so you are placed at a safe distance at the end of the spell.

Advice to Win Against Wukong

Wukong will often use Decoy after Nimbus Strike. Try delaying your abilities by a short amount of time to ensure that you're hitting the real Wukong.

Wukong becomes tougher to kill when surrounded by his enemies. Try to isolate him to gain an advantage.

Master Yi vs Wukong Counter Stats

Master Yi Image
Win Rate
46.8 %
VS
Win Rate
53.2 %
Wukong Image
8.3
< Kills >
7.1
7.4
< Deaths >
5.2
5.2
< Assists >
7.6
1.93
< Killing Sprees >
1.63
45
< Minions Killed >
66
1.6
< Dragons Killed >
1.23
0.39
< Inhibitors >
0.56
11,606
< Physical Damage >
13,653
429
< Magic Damage >
2,523
7,297
< True Damage >
1,054
19,333
< Damage Dealt >
17,232
28,816
< Damage Taken >
28,871
12,575
< Gold Earned >
11,765
1.58
< Towers >
2.06
0.39
< Baron Takedowns >
0.28
7,824
< Total Healing >
8,126
13,706
< Experience >
13,722
20
< Vision Score >
21
5
< Wards Placed >
6
198
< Time Dealing CC >
135

How to Counter Wukong with Master Yi in LoL

The stats shown here emphasize some valuable Master Yi vs. Wukong counter statistics that may help you interpret the distinctions between the pair. For instance, Master Yi’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Wukong’s ratio of NaN, showing that Master Yi may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Wukong. This observation is in large part a result of the differences in deaths.

Master Yi usually has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his enemy does. Typically, he receives a similar amount of damage to Wukong. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, but it can also illustrate that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Master Yi and Wukong

Damage Types Compared

Master Yi
Wukong
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Master Yi
Wukong

Who is Better, Master Yi or Wukong?

Both League of Legends champs are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Master Yi usually loses when playing against Wukong, with a 46.8% win rate. Therefore, Master Yi makes a bad counter for Wukong.

While Master Yi does have a lower win rate compared to Wukong, when facing one another, Master Yi also has a greater level of difficulty that makes him a more complex champ to pick up and master. You may get destroyed when picking Master Yi into Wukong.

Additionally, Master Yi also has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Wukong. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Master Yi vs Wukong matchups, Wukong is the better champion with a much lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during late stage team fights.

Master Yi is a trash counter to Wukong. You will do well by focussing your strategy on keeping up your CS and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Master Yi against Wukong.

Additional Information for Master Yi Players

How We Calculated Our Master Yi vs Wukong Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Wukong as Master Yi, we analyzed 5,469 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 Wukong as Master Yi 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

To truly master Master Yi in order to counter Wukong during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats presented here, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Master Yi on average accumulates a similar amount of CS as Wukong. Champions who on average don't acquire much CS usualy don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the numbers reported on this page to do well.

The ideal items to prioritize in your Master Yi versus Wukong build consist of Immortal Shieldbow, Wit's End, and Guinsoo's Rageblade. When Master Yi bought at least these three items in his build, he did significantly better vs Wukong than with many other common item sets. In fact, Master Yi boasted an average win rate of 46.8% when countering Wukong with these items in his kit.

To have the highest probability of annihilating Wukong as Master Yi, you should use the Lethal Tempo, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Eyeball Collection, and Treasure Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players used for Master Yi vs Wukong battles, this mix of runes yielded the highest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 46.8% win rate overall.

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