How to Win Olaf vs Ashe Counter Matchup Olaf is in the a tier of champions

Olaf vs Ashe

How to Beat Ashe as Olaf in LoL Ashe is in the b tier of champions
Fighter Tank
Marksman Support

How to Beat Ashe as Olaf

based on 863 Olaf vs Ashe matchups
Win Rate
46.8 %
K/D/A
2.03
Pick Rate
5.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our matchup statistics from the millions of rated League matches that we evaluate every week. This guide on how to beat Ashe as Olaf resulted from an examination of 863 ranked rounds where both champs opposed each other. This matchup is somewhat uncommon. Olaf fights Ashe in only 5.8% of his rounds.

Olaf vs Ashe Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Olaf has done a awful job of beating Ashe. On average, he wins a lowly 46.8% of the time the champs face one another in. In Olaf vs Ashe games, Olaf’s side is 0.1% less likely to obtain first blood. This indicates that he probably won't be able to get first blood versus Ashe.

Best Olaf vs Ashe Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsLong Sword

Core Olaf Items

~22 Mins
GoredrinkerSterak's GageDeath's Dance

Optional Items

Ravenous HydraBlack CleaverSpirit VisageThornmail

Summoner Spells

summonerhaste summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: AlacrityLast Stand
Inspiration Magical FootwearApproach Velocity
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Olaf's passive ability p
Olaf q ability q
Olaf w ability w
Olaf e ability e
Olaf's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
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 Ashe as Olaf

Tips for Playing as Olaf against Ashe

Olaf can combine Berserker Rage, Vicious Strikes, and Ragnarok at low life to become deceptively strong.

The bonus healing granted by Vicious Strikes amplifies your Life Steal from all sources as well as heals from allies.

Advice to Win Against Ashe

Ashe has very few defensive options, and she's a good target to gank.

Be wary of moving around the map alone if Ashe has not recently cast her Enchanted Crystal Arrow.

Olaf vs Ashe Counter Stats

Olaf Image
Win Rate
46.8 %
VS
Win Rate
53.2 %
Ashe Image
7.4
< Kills >
5.7
6.7
< Deaths >
6.5
6.2
< Assists >
9.7
1.68
< Killing Sprees >
1.32
68
< Minions Killed >
133
1.16
< Dragons Killed >
0.19
0.44
< Inhibitors >
0.47
12,817
< Physical Damage >
13,196
182
< Magic Damage >
2,436
5,532
< True Damage >
1,140
18,532
< Damage Dealt >
16,773
31,897
< Damage Taken >
17,387
11,712
< Gold Earned >
10,896
1.83
< Towers >
2.23
0.23
< Baron Takedowns >
0.04
9,491
< Total Healing >
1,755
13,412
< Experience >
12,133
18
< Vision Score >
22
6
< Wards Placed >
9
448
< Time Dealing CC >
573

How to Counter Ashe with Olaf in LoL

The stats provided here show some strategic Olaf against Ashe counter stats that can help us interpret the differences and similarities between the two. For instance, Olaf’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Ashe’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Olaf may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Ashe..

Olaf normally has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his counter does. Commonly, he receives more damage than Ashe. This typically indicates differing health capacities, yet it can also show that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Olaf and Ashe

Damage Types Compared

Olaf
Ashe
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Olaf
Ashe

Who is Better, Olaf or Ashe?

Both LoL champions are great. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Olaf usually loses when trying to fight Ashe, with a 46.8% win rate. Thus, Olaf makes a poor counter for Ashe.

While Olaf does have a lower winrate compared to Ashe, when facing one another, Olaf also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less complex champion to learn. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Olaf into Ashe.

Moreover, Olaf also has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Ashe. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Olaf vs Ashe matchups, Ashe is the better champion with a much lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during teamfights.

Olaf is a trash counter to Ashe. You will do well by focussing your tactics on increasing your CS and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Olaf against Ashe.

Additional Information for Olaf Players

How We Calculated Our Olaf vs Ashe Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Ashe as Olaf, we analyzed 863 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 Ashe as Olaf 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 Olaf in order to counter Ashe during both the early game 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 listen to the build and suggestions presented above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Olaf typically picks up less CS as Ashe. Champions who typically don't acquire much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as support champions. They 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 many items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the numbers reported on this page to do well.

The best items to use in your Olaf versus Ashe build include Goredrinker, Sterak's Gage, and Death's Dance. When Olaf bought at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better vs Ashe than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Olaf had an average winrate of 46.8% when countering Ashe with this build.

To have the highest chance of annihilating Ashe as Olaf, Olaf players should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Magical Footwear, and Approach Velocity runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune builds players chose for Olaf vs Ashe face-offs, this composite of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 46.8% win rate overall.

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