Thresh vs Xayah Counter Build

How to Beat Xayah as Thresh


At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of recently ranked League rounds every week. Within our dataset, Thresh did battle with Xayah 13,597 times. Using so many games with Thresh vs Xayah gives us confidence in our ability to produce actionable stats and a solid build to defeat your enemy.

This champ pairing is relatively rare. Thresh has to counter Xayah in only 1.6% of his rounds. Thresh does a decent job of countering Xayah. Typically, Thresh wins a acceptable 51.0% of matches the champions oppose each other in. In Thresh against Xayah rounds, Thresh’s team is 4.0% more likely to obtain first blood, indicating that he most likely will be able to get first blood versus Xayah.

Matchups Analyzed


Win Rate


Team First Blood


Best Thresh Items to Counter Xayah

The ideal items to use in your Thresh versus Xayah build include Redemption, Knight's Vow, and Locket of the Iron Solari. When Thresh used at least these three pieces in his build, he did significantly better versus Xayah than with most other commonly used item sets.

Redemption Item Knight's Vow Item Locket of the Iron Solari Item

Best Thresh Runes to Counter Xayah

To have the best chance of defeating Xayah as Thresh, you should use the Aftershock, Font of Life, Conditioning, Overgrowth, Biscuit Delivery, and Cosmic Insight runes. Out of all the runes players picked for Thresh vs Xayah clashes, this sequence of runes resulted in the highest win rate. We have also shown the top Xayah runes to counterpick against Thresh to help you infer how she will likely be setup against you.

Best Thresh Runes

Aftershock Rune Aftershock
Font of Life Rune Font of Life
Conditioning Rune Conditioning
Overgrowth Rune Overgrowth
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery
Cosmic Insight Rune Cosmic Insight

Best Xayah Runes

Lethal Tempo Rune Lethal Tempo
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Legend: Bloodline Rune Legend: Bloodline
Cut Down Rune Cut Down
Magical Footwear Rune Magical Footwear
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery


The following tables feature several significant Thresh versus Xayah matchup statistics that can help us understand the distinctions between this pair of champions. As an example, Thresh’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.6 is better than Xayah’s KDA ratio of 2.2, highlighting that Thresh may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Xayah. This observation is in large part fueled by the differences in kills assists.

Battle Stats


Thresh Stats
2.3 6.7
Xayah Stats


Thresh Stats
6 6.1
Xayah Stats


Thresh Stats
13 6.9
Xayah Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Thresh Stats
0.9 3.1
Xayah Stats

Damage Dealt

Thresh Stats
7698 18065
Xayah Stats

Damage Taken

Thresh Stats
18459 17666
Xayah Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Thresh Stats
5.1 5.2
Xayah Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Thresh Stats
0.8 0.9
Xayah Stats

Dragons Killed

Thresh Stats
1.9 1.9
Xayah Stats

Barons Killed

Thresh Stats
0.4 0.4
Xayah Stats

Gold Earned

Thresh Stats
7753 11141
Xayah Stats

Minions Killed

Thresh Stats
39 149
Xayah Stats

Thresh normally has a significant smaller longest killing spree than his opponent does. Commonly, Thresh receives a similar amount of damage to Xayah. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also indicate that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further damage when poked or engaged.

In Thresh vs Xayah matchups, Thresh commonly earns many fewer minion kills than Xayah. Champs that do not earn many minion kills typically don't require much CS to be effective. They are able to scale well off of their skills and stats alone. However, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to beat the values shown here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 13597 Thresh vs Xayah 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 Xayah as Thresh 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.