How to Win Sylas vs Urgot Counter Matchup Sylas is in the b tier of champions

Sylas vs Urgot

How to Beat Urgot as Sylas in LoL Urgot is in the s tier of champions
Mage Assassin
Fighter Tank

How to Beat Urgot as Sylas

based on 2,112 Sylas vs Urgot matchups
Win Rate
47.1 %
K/D/A
2.15
Pick Rate
2.1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our counter stats from the millions of recently ranked LoL games that we review each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Urgot as Sylas resulted from an examination of 2112 ranked games where both champions faced one another. This pairing is fairly rare. Sylas fights Urgot in only 2.1% of his games.

Sylas vs Urgot Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Sylas does a dismal job of countering Urgot. Typically, he wins a lowly 47.1% of the time the champions fight each other in. In Sylas against Urgot matches, Sylas’s team is 0.1% more probable to gain first blood. This implies that he probably will get first blood versus Urgot.

Best Sylas vs Urgot Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Dark SealRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeIonian Boots of Lucidity

Core Sylas Items

~22 Mins
EverfrostRabadon's DeathcapZhonya's Hourglass

Optional Items

ShadowflameCosmic DriveMorellonomicon

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror Presence of MindLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Inspiration Biscuit DeliveryCosmic Insight
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Sylas's passive ability p
Sylas q ability q
Sylas w ability w
Sylas e ability e
Sylas's ultimate ability r
1
E
2
W
3
Q
4
W
5
W
6
R
7
W
8
Q
9
W
10
Q
11
R
12
Q
13
Q
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Urgot as Sylas

Tips for Playing as Sylas against Urgot

Space out your ability usage to get maximum effect from Petricite Burst.

Clever use of enemy ultimates can open up new possibilities to approach teamfights.

Wait for you or your enemy to reach low health before using Kingslayer for maximum effect.

Advice to Win Against Urgot

If you are struck by Fear Beyond Death, do your best to avoid falling below the execution threshold (25% of your Maximum Health) until the effect times out.

Urgot can deal and absorb tremendous amounts of damage with Purge, but slows himself while firing.

Urgot relies heavily on blasting opponents with his legs, which have their own cooldowns and only detonate when he attacks in the direction they are facing. Avoid getting hit by multiple.

Sylas vs Urgot Counter Stats

Sylas Image
Win Rate
47.1 %
VS
Win Rate
52.9 %
Urgot Image
7.4
< Kills >
6.5
6.6
< Deaths >
5.9
6.8
< Assists >
5.4
1.66
< Killing Sprees >
1.51
131
< Minions Killed >
172
0.09
< Dragons Killed >
0.15
0.37
< Inhibitors >
0.61
640
< Physical Damage >
18,678
17,892
< Magic Damage >
447
1,201
< True Damage >
1,752
19,734
< Damage Dealt >
20,878
29,788
< Damage Taken >
25,989
10,947
< Gold Earned >
12,248
1.48
< Towers >
2.79
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.04
6,614
< Total Healing >
3,320
13,188
< Experience >
14,471
18
< Vision Score >
19
8
< Wards Placed >
8
308
< Time Dealing CC >
265

How to Counter Urgot with Sylas in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page underscore several critical Sylas against Urgot counter stats that can help you appreciate the distinctions between this pair of champs. Sylas’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Urgot’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Sylas may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Urgot..

Sylas often has a similar longest killing spree as his counter does. Commonly, he takes more damage than Urgot. This typically indicates differing health capacities, yet it can also show that the champ with higher HP has less agility and thus is unable to escape additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Sylas and Urgot

Damage Types Compared

Sylas
Urgot
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Sylas
Urgot

Who is Better, Sylas or Urgot?

Both League champions are great. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Sylas usually loses when playing against Urgot, with a 47.1% win rate. Thus, Sylas makes a poor counter to Urgot.

While Sylas does have a lower winrate compared to Urgot, when on opposite teams, Sylas also has a lower learning curve that makes him a less difficult character to learn and master. You should be very concerned when picking Sylas into Urgot.

Moreover, Sylas has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Urgot. 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 a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Sylas vs Urgot matchups, Urgot is the better champ with a lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during teamfights.

Sylas is a terribly counter for Urgot. Focus your tactics on maximizing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Sylas against Urgot.

Additional Information for Sylas Players

How We Calculated Our Sylas vs Urgot Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Urgot as Sylas, we analyzed 2,112 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 Urgot as Sylas 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 Sylas in order to counter Urgot during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats presented here, you should increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Sylas often gets a similar amount of CS as Urgot. Champs who typically don't get much CS usualy don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. They are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values shown here to do well.

The most crucial items to use in your Sylas versus Urgot build include Everfrost, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Sylas used at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better versus Urgot than with most other commonly used builds. In fact, Sylas had an average win rate of 47.1% when countering Urgot with this counter build.

To have the highest probability of annihilating Urgot as Sylas, Sylas players should take the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Biscuit Delivery, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune builds that we analyzed for Sylas vs Urgot counterpicks, this mixture of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 47.1% win rate overall.

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