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

Master Yi vs Zac

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

How to Beat Zac as Master Yi

based on 2,232 Master Yi vs Zac matchups
Win Rate
47.1 %
K/D/A
1.84
Pick Rate
2.6 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our counter statistics from the millions of rated LoL matches that we analyze each week. Our guide on how to beat Zac as Master Yi came out of an evaluation of 2232 ranked matches where both champions engaged one another. This champ pairing is fairly rare. Master Yi has to counter Zac in only 2.6% of his games.

Master Yi vs Zac Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Master Yi has done a dismal job of beating Zac. Typically, he wins a lowly 47.1% of matches the champions battle each other in. In Master Yi against Zac rounds, Master Yi’s team is 0.0% more expected to obtain first blood, implying that he most likely will get first blood against Zac.

Best Master Yi vs Zac Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
EmberknifeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsNoonquiver

Core Master Yi Items

~22 Mins
Kraken SlayerWit's EndDeath's Dance

Optional Items

Guardian AngelThe CollectorGuinsoo's RagebladeBlade of The Ruined King

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite 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: AlacrityCoup de Grace
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
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Zac as Master Yi

Tips for Playing as Master Yi against Zac

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 Zac

Kill all of Zac's bloblets when he splits apart to stop him from reforming.

Silences, stuns, roots and knockups will all interrupt Zac when he is charging Elastic Slingshot.

Zac heals from the goo that separates from him. You can crush the goo pieces by stepping on them.

Master Yi vs Zac Counter Stats

Master Yi Image
Win Rate
47.1 %
VS
Win Rate
52.9 %
Zac Image
8.3
< Kills >
5.5
7.4
< Deaths >
4.7
5.3
< Assists >
11.6
1.94
< Killing Sprees >
1.22
47
< Minions Killed >
48
1.67
< Dragons Killed >
1.24
0.41
< Inhibitors >
0.47
12,591
< Physical Damage >
1,186
570
< Magic Damage >
13,953
8,250
< True Damage >
1,411
21,412
< Damage Dealt >
16,551
29,286
< Damage Taken >
36,588
12,738
< Gold Earned >
11,100
1.62
< Towers >
1.55
0.4
< Baron Takedowns >
0.33
7,833
< Total Healing >
35,253
13,876
< Experience >
13,544
20
< Vision Score >
21
5
< Wards Placed >
6
204
< Time Dealing CC >
486

How to Counter Zac with Master Yi in LoL

The stats shown on this page underscore several significant Master Yi against Zac matchup statistics that can help us understand the differences and similarities between these two champs. Master Yi’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Zac’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Master Yi may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Zac. This observation is in large part caused by the differences in deaths.

Master Yi normally has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his counter does. On average, he receives less damage than Zac. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, but it can also imply that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Master Yi and Zac

Damage Types Compared

Master Yi
Zac
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Master Yi
Zac

Who is Better, Master Yi or Zac?

Both LoL champions are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Master Yi usually loses when trying to fight Zac, with a 47.1% win rate. As a result, Master Yi makes a bad counter to Zac.

While Master Yi does have a lower winrate than Zac, when they face off with one another, Master Yi also has a much lower learning curve that makes him a less challenging champ to learn. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Master Yi into Zac.

Furthermore, Master Yi also has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Zac. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter 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 Zac matchups, Zac is the better champion with a lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during teamfights.

Master Yi is a bad counter to Zac. Focus your gameplay on maximizing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Master Yi against Zac.

Additional Information for Master Yi Players

How We Calculated Our Master Yi vs Zac Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Zac as Master Yi, we analyzed 2,232 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 Zac 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

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Master Yi to counter Zac during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips presented above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Master Yi typically accumulates a similar amount of CS relative to Zac. Champs who on average don't earn much CS usualy don't need much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. They are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the numbers reported on this page to do well.

The ideal items to prioritize in your Master Yi versus Zac build include Kraken Slayer, Wit's End, and Death's Dance. When Master Yi combined at least these three pieces in his build, he did a lot better when fighting Zac than with most other common builds. In fact, Master Yi had an average winrate of 47.1% when playing against Zac with this counter build.

To have the best likelihood of coming out on top against Zac as Master Yi, Master Yi players should take the Lethal Tempo, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Eyeball Collection, and Treasure Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Out of all the runes players chose for Master Yi vs Zac LoL games, this mix of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 47.1% win rate overall.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Zac as Master Yi are shown for all ranked divisions combined. If you want to narrow the stats and builds to an individual player tier, you can use the selection menu located at the top of this page.