Wukong vs Malzahar Counter Build

How to Win Wukong vs Malzahar Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Malzahar as Wukong in LoL

How to Beat Malzahar as Wukong

4,888 Wukong vs Malzahar Matchups Analyzed

We calculate our matchup statistics from the millions of ranked League of Legends matches that we evaluate each week. Our guide on how to beat Malzahar as Wukong resulted from an analysis of 4888 ranked matches where both champions clashed against each other. This champion matchup is fairly rare. Wukong has to counter Malzahar in only 2.8% of his rounds.

Wukong does a ok job of countering Malzahar. Normally, he wins a acceptable 50.7% of games the champions face off with one another in. In Wukong versus Malzahar matches, Wukong’s team is 0.2% more likely to get first blood. This implies that he most likely will get first blood versus Malzahar.

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Best Wukong Items to Counter Malzahar

The ideal items to use in your Wukong versus Malzahar build include Divine Sunderer, Black Cleaver, and Ravenous Hydra. When Wukong bought at least these three items in his build, he did significantly better against Malzahar than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Wukong had an average win rate of 63.7% when playing against Malzahar with these items in his kit.

Best Wukong Runes to Counter Malzahar

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Magical Footwear Rune Magical Footwear
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery

To have the highest chance of crushing Malzahar as Wukong, you should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Magical Footwear, and Biscuit Delivery runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the runes players used for Wukong vs Malzahar clashes, this mix of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 55.2% win rate overall.

We have also included the best Malzahar runes to counterpick against Wukong in order to help you understand how he will likely be kitted out to try to beat you.


6.4 | Wukong Malzahar | 5


5.4 | Wukong Malzahar | 5.8


6.4 | Wukong Malzahar | 7.6

Wukong vs Malzahar Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown here highlight some vital Wukong vs. Malzahar matchup stats that can help us appreciate the differences between this pair of champs. As an example, Wukong’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.4 is nearly equal to Malzahar’s ratio of 2.2, indicating that Wukong may be just as central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Malzahar..

Wukong usually has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, he receives more damage than Malzahar. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, but it can also illustrate that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from further damage when poked or engaged.

Wukong often tallies much less CS than Malzahar. Champions that do not earn many minion kills normally do not have to have much CS to be effective. They are able to scale easily off of their abilities alone. However, champions with plenty of minion kills, such as carries, usually need a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, work to outperform the averages shown here to do well.

If you need to see Wukong versus Malzahar tips and counter stats for a a distinct division rank, feel free to choose one from the selection menu displayed above. At first, the stats and guides given are computed using every round run with these champions.

Num. Killing Sprees

1.47 | Wukong Malzahar | 1.15

Largest Multi-Kill

1.43 | Wukong Malzahar | 1.3

Damage Dealt

16,644 | Wukong Malzahar | 20,362

Damage Taken

27,647 | Wukong Malzahar | 15,216

Healing Done

6,775 | Wukong Malzahar | 984

Vision Score

18 | Wukong Malzahar | 20

Gold Earned

11,331 | Wukong Malzahar | 11,470

Minions Killed

129 | Wukong Malzahar | 175

Dragons Killed

0.33 | Wukong Malzahar | 0.13

Barons Killed

0.07 | Wukong Malzahar | 0.04


2.25 | Wukong Malzahar | 2.29


0.49 | Wukong Malzahar | 0.56

CC Duration (sec)

70 | Wukong Malzahar | 379

Experience Earned

13,834 | Wukong Malzahar | 14,302

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 4,888 Wukong vs Malzahar 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 Malzahar as Wukong 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.