How to Win Viktor vs Ahri Counter Matchup Viktor is in the s tier of champions

Viktor vs Ahri

How to Beat Ahri as Viktor in LoL Ahri is in the a tier of champions
Mage
Mage Assassin

How to Beat Ahri as Viktor

based on 4,195 Viktor vs Ahri matchups
Win Rate
47.2 %
K/D/A
2.03
Pick Rate
7.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of recently ranked League games each and every week. Within our dataset, Viktor did battle with Ahri in 4195 rounds. Using so many matchups for Viktor vs Ahri provides us a lot of faith in our capability to prepare informative stats and a pro build to wreck your foe. This pairing is relatively uncommon. Viktor encounters Ahri in only 7.5% of his matches.

Viktor vs Ahri Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Viktor has done a poor job of countering Ahri. Typically, he wins a lowly 47.2% of matches the champions oppose one another in. In Viktor versus Ahri matches, Viktor’s team is 0.0% more probable to gain first blood, implying that he most likely will get first blood versus Ahri.

Best Viktor vs Ahri Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionCorrupting Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Blasting WandAmplifying Tome

Core Viktor Items

~22 Mins
Luden's TempestRabadon's DeathcapLich Bane

Optional Items

Zhonya's HourglassVoid StaffShadowflame

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Sorcery Summon Aery Manaflow BandTranscendenceGathering Storm
Inspiration Biscuit DeliveryTime Warp Tonic
AttackSpeed Adaptive MagicRes
Viktor's passive ability p
Viktor q ability q
Viktor w ability w
Viktor e ability e
Viktor's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
E
4
W
5
E
6
R
7
E
8
Q
9
E
10
Q
11
R
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Q
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Q
14
W
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W
16
R

Guide to Countering Ahri as Viktor

Tips for Playing as Viktor against Ahri

Death Ray is a powerful poke and a strong area of denial tool. Use it in combination with Gravity Field to control your enemy's position.

Make sure you choose the right augment at the right time.

Advice to Win Against Ahri

Ahri's survivability is dramatically reduced when her Ultimate, Spirit Rush, is down.

Stay behind minions to make Charm difficult to land, this will reduce Ahri's damage potential significantly.

Viktor vs Ahri Counter Stats

Viktor Image
Win Rate
47.2 %
VS
Win Rate
52.8 %
Ahri Image
5.7
< Kills >
6.4
5.9
< Deaths >
5
6.3
< Assists >
7.7
1.26
< Killing Sprees >
1.46
182
< Minions Killed >
163
0.09
< Dragons Killed >
0.06
0.45
< Inhibitors >
0.5
479
< Physical Damage >
1,237
21,353
< Magic Damage >
12,555
831
< True Damage >
4,202
22,665
< Damage Dealt >
17,995
16,566
< Damage Taken >
19,794
11,669
< Gold Earned >
11,179
1.87
< Towers >
1.99
0.03
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
1,213
< Total Healing >
5,333
14,351
< Experience >
13,925
20
< Vision Score >
22
9
< Wards Placed >
9
236
< Time Dealing CC >
77

How to Counter Ahri with Viktor in LoL

The stats shown on this page emphasize some influential Viktor vs. Ahri counter statistics that can help you figure out the differences and similarities between these two champs. For instance, Viktor’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Ahri’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Viktor may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Ahri..

Viktor often has a similar longest killing spree as his counter does. Typically, he receives less damage than Ahri. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also show that the champion with increased HP has less mobility and thus is not able to escape further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Viktor and Ahri

Damage Types Compared

Viktor
Ahri
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Viktor
Ahri

Who is Better, Viktor or Ahri?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Viktor usually loses when trying to fight Ahri, with a 47.2% win rate. Therefore, Viktor makes a poor counter to Ahri.

While Viktor does have a lower win rate compared to Ahri, when they face off with one another, Viktor also has a much greater difficulty level that makes him a more challenging champion to learn and master. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Viktor into Ahrias his relative depth means you may not be able to unleash his full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Moreover, Viktor also has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Ahri. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Viktor vs Ahri matchups, Ahri is the better champion with a lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during team fights.

Viktor is a terribly counter for Ahri. You will do well by focussing your strategy on maximizing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Viktor against Ahri.

Additional Information for Viktor Players

How We Calculated Our Viktor vs Ahri Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Ahri as Viktor, we analyzed 4,195 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 Ahri as Viktor 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 Viktor to counter Ahri during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you mind the build and tips presented above, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Viktor typically gets a similar amount of CS as Ahri. Champs who typically don't take much CS usualy don't require much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. 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, usually have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the values reported on this page to do well.

The top items to have in your Viktor versus Ahri build consist of Luden's Tempest, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Lich Bane. When Viktor used at least these three pieces in his build, he performed much better vs Ahri than with most other commonly used item sets. In fact, Viktor had an average winrate of 47.2% when playing against Ahri with this build.

To have the greatest chance of crushing Ahri as Viktor, Viktor players should use the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Gathering Storm, Biscuit Delivery, and Time Warp Tonic runes from the Sorcery and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune sets players picked for Viktor vs Ahri counter picks, this order of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 47.2% win rate overall.

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