Tumble has many uses, but it cannot pass over walls.
Condemn can be used to both pin targets to walls to ensure a kill, or to escape a pursuer.
Don't go in first to a large teamfight. Wait for your teammates to initiate.
Thresh's Death Sentence has a long cast time. Watch for the cast to begin to take evasive actions.
Intentionally breaking a wall of The Box can allow a vulnerable ally to escape unscathed.
Thresh relies on collecting souls for a portion of his defense and damage. Try punishing him when he moves to collect them.
The stat comparisons shown on this page highlight several strategic Vayne against Thresh counter stats that may help you figure out the differences and similarities between the two. For instance, Vayne’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Thresh’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Vayne may be more central to her team's team fighting effectiveness than Thresh. This observation is in large part caused by the difference in kills.
Vayne often has a much larger longest kill spree than her opponent does. Typically, she takes a similar amount of damage to Thresh. This typically indicates differing health capacities, yet it can also illustrate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to escape further damage when poked or engaged.
Both LoL champs are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Vayne usually wins when trying to fight Thresh, with a 52.0% win rate. As a result, Vayne makes a good counter for Thresh.
While Vayne does have a higher win rate compared to Thresh, when facing one another, Vayne also has a greater difficulty level that makes her a more time consuming champ to pick up and master. You should be careful when picking Vayne into Threshas her relative depth means you may not be able to unleash her full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.
Additionally, Vayne has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Thresh. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.
While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Vayne vs Thresh matchups, Vayne is the better champ with a higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during teamfights.
Vayne is a decent counter for Thresh. Focus your strategy on increasing your CS and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Vayne against Thresh.
To truly master Vayne to counter Thresh 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 pay attention to the build and suggestions shown here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.
Vayne often accumulates much more CS relative to Thresh. Champs who on average don't take many minion kills typically don't require much CS to be effective, such as support champions. They 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, often require many items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the values shown on this page to do well.
The ideal items to focus on in your Vayne versus Thresh build include Immortal Shieldbow, Wit's End, and Blade of The Ruined King. When Vayne combined at least these three items in her build, she did much better vs. Thresh than with most other commonly used item sets. In fact, Vayne had an average winrate of 52.0% when countering Thresh with these items in her kit.
To have the highest likelihood of defeating Thresh as Vayne, you should use the Lethal Tempo, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Treasure Hunter, and Taste of Blood runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players chose for Vayne vs Thresh battles, this set of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 52.0% winrate overall.
If you would like to get Vayne vs Thresh tips and builds for a an individual player tier, feel free to select one from the selection menu displayed above. By default, the stats and guides given are computed using all rounds completed with both champions.