How to Win Tristana vs Azir Counter Matchup Tristana is in the a tier of champions

Tristana vs Azir

How to Beat Azir as Tristana in LoL Azir is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Azir as Tristana

based on 1,427 Tristana vs Azir matchups
Win Rate
54 %
K/D/A
2.46
Pick Rate
1.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of ranked League games every week. In our database, Tristana faced off against Azir 1427 times. Using so many matchups for Tristana versus Azir provides us faith in our capacity to prepare informative data and a solid build to counter your foe. This pairing is fairly rare. Tristana is forced to battle against Azir in only 1.7% of her matches.

Tristana vs Azir Matchup Summary

Tristana does a great job of beating Azir. Typically, she wins a terrific 54.0% of the time the champs face off with one another in. In Tristana vs Azir games, Tristana’s side is 0.2% more expected to earn first blood. This implies that she probably will be able to get first blood versus Azir.

Best Tristana vs Azir Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsNoonquiver

Core Tristana Items

~22 Mins
Kraken SlayerPhantom DancerBloodthirster

Optional Items

StormrazorInfinity EdgeRapid FirecannonLord Dominik's Regards

Summoner Spells

summonerexhaust summoner spell D
summonerflash summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Domination Hail of Blades Taste of BloodEyeball CollectionTreasure Hunter
Precision TriumphLegend: Alacrity
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Tristana's passive ability p
Tristana q ability q
Tristana w ability w
Tristana e ability e
Tristana's ultimate ability r
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E
2
W
3
Q
4
E
5
E
6
R
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E
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Q
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E
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Q
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R
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Q
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Q
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Azir as Tristana

Tips for Playing as Tristana against Azir

Use Rapid Fire to help stack up your Explosive Charge on enemy champions.

Her massive gun allows Tristana to fire on targets at a great distance. Utilize this to prevent your enemies from ever laying a hand on you.

Use Rocket Jump after you have stacked up your Explosive Charge on an enemy to finish them off with a burst of damage.

Advice to Win Against Azir

Azir has immense damage over a prolonged amount of time but lacks the upfront burst of other mages. Try to burst him out before he can turn a confrontation around.

Try to think of Sand Soldiers as fire. Don't stand in the fire.

Azir relies on his soldiers to deal damage and can only move them so often. Try to capitalize on windows of time when his soldiers are stationary.

Tristana vs Azir Counter Stats

Tristana Image
Win Rate
54 %
VS
Win Rate
46 %
Azir Image
7.9
< Kills >
5.4
5.7
< Deaths >
5.6
6.1
< Assists >
6.6
1.81
< Killing Sprees >
1.26
168
< Minions Killed >
169
0.25
< Dragons Killed >
0.13
0.65
< Inhibitors >
0.48
16,256
< Physical Damage >
1,109
2,132
< Magic Damage >
19,285
2,105
< True Damage >
813
20,494
< Damage Dealt >
21,208
20,766
< Damage Taken >
20,243
12,940
< Gold Earned >
11,329
3.44
< Towers >
1.93
0.07
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
3,409
< Total Healing >
1,499
12,990
< Experience >
13,976
19
< Vision Score >
19
9
< Wards Placed >
9
57
< Time Dealing CC >
183

How to Counter Azir with Tristana in LoL

The stats provided here clarify several vital Tristana versus Azir counter statistics that can help us figure out the differences and similarities between the pair. Tristana’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Azir’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Tristana may be more central to her team's team fighting effectiveness than Azir..

Tristana normally has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her matchup does. Typically, she takes a similar amount of damage to Azir. This often reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also imply that the champion with higher health has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Tristana and Azir

Damage Types Compared

Tristana
Azir
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Tristana
Azir

Who is Better, Tristana or Azir?

Both League champions are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Tristana usually wins when facing off against Azir, with a 54.0% win rate. As a result, Tristana makes a great counter to Azir.

While Tristana does have a much higher winrate than Azir, when facing one another, Tristana also has a much lower learning curve that makes her a less complex character to learn. You don't need to be too worried when picking Tristana into Azir.

Additionally, Tristana has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Azir. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Tristana vs Azir matchups, Tristana is the better champion with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during late stage team fights.

Tristana is a great counter to Azir. Make sure you focus your gameplay on increasing your gold income and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Tristana against Azir.

Additional Information for Tristana Players

How We Calculated Our Tristana vs Azir Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Azir as Tristana, we analyzed 1,427 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 Azir as Tristana 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

If you would like to truly master Tristana in order to counter Azir during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats shown above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Tristana often accumulates a similar amount of CS compared to Azir. Champions who typically don't get much CS often don't need much CS to be effective, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values displayed here to do well.

The top items to prioritize in your Tristana versus Azir build include Kraken Slayer, Phantom Dancer, and Bloodthirster. When Tristana combined at least these three pieces in her build, she did significantly better vs Azir than with most other common builds. In fact, Tristana boasted an average win rate of 54.0% battling Azir with this build.

To have the greatest probability of vanquishing Azir as Tristana, you should take the Hail of Blades, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Treasure Hunter, Triumph, and Legend: Alacrity runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Of all the runes players picked for Tristana vs Azir battles, this order of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 54.0% winrate overall.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Azir as Tristana are presented for all skill levels combined. To narrow the stats and builds to a distinct rank, you can use the selection menu located earlier on the page.