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.
Kayle starts the game as a weaker melee champion. Try to put her behind before she ascends to her ranged form.
Kayle is usually a fragile target. If you see her ultimate cast on an ally, switch to attacking her.
Divine Judgment only grants Kayle or her allies immunity to damage. Slows and stuns can still be applied, so trap them if they're being overzealous.
The stats shown on this page feature some critical Olaf vs. Kayle matchup statistics that can help you appreciate the differences between these two champs. As an example, Olaf’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Kayle’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Olaf may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Kayle..
Olaf normally has a similar longest killing spree as his counter does. On average, he receives more damage than Kayle. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, but it can also imply that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to flee from further harm when poked or engaged.
Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Olaf usually loses when playing against Kayle, with a 43.6% win rate. As a result, Olaf makes a poor counter for Kayle.
While Olaf does have a much lower win rate than Kayle, when they face off with one another, Olaf also has a much lower difficulty level that makes him a less difficult champion to learn and master. You may get destroyed when picking Olaf into Kayle.
Furthermore, Olaf also has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Kayle. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.
While there isn't one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Olaf vs Kayle matchups, Kayle is the better champion with a much lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during team fights.
Olaf is a garbage counter for Kayle. You will do well by focussing your tactics on keeping up your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Olaf against Kayle.
To truly master Olaf to counter Kayle during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you listen to the build and tips presented here, you will grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Olaf most often picks up a similar amount of CS compared to Kayle. Champs who on average don't earn many minion kills often don't require much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need many items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values reported on this page to do well.
The most important items to have in your Olaf versus Kayle build consist of Stridebreaker, Sterak's Gage, and Ravenous Hydra. When Olaf included at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better when facing Kayle than with many other common item sets. In fact, Olaf boasted an average win rate of 43.6% battling Kayle with this counter build.
To have the highest probability of vanquishing Kayle as Olaf, Olaf players should equip the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Approach Velocity, and Biscuit Delivery runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Olaf vs Kayle counterpicks, this mix of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 43.6% winrate overall.
If you need to get Olaf x Kayle tips and counter stats for a a distinct rank, please select one from the selection menu provided above. By default, the stats and build suggestions shown are calculated using all matches finished with both champions.