How to Win Xayah vs Cho'Gath Counter Matchup Xayah is in the b tier of champions

Xayah vs Cho'Gath

How to Beat Cho'Gath as Xayah in LoL Cho'Gath is in the a tier of champions
Marksman
Tank Mage

How to Beat Cho'Gath as Xayah

based on 518 Xayah vs Cho'Gath matchups
Win Rate
50.2 %
K/D/A
2.34
Pick Rate
1.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We generate our matchup stats from the millions of recently rated LoL matches that we get from Riot Games every week. Our guide on how to beat Cho'Gath as Xayah resulted from an evaluation of 518 ranked games where both champions engaged one another. This pairing is somewhat rare. Xayah fights Cho'Gath in only 1.9% of her rounds.

Xayah vs Cho'Gath Matchup Summary

Xayah has done a ok job of countering Cho'Gath. Normally, she wins a acceptable 50.2% of matches the champions oppose each other in. In Xayah vs Cho'Gath rounds, Xayah’s team is 0.1% more likely to obtain first blood, implying that she probably will get first blood against Cho'Gath.

Best Xayah vs Cho'Gath Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
DaggerNoonquiver

Core Xayah Items

~22 Mins
Kraken SlayerInfinity EdgeLord Dominik's Regards

Optional Items

The CollectorPhantom Dancer

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Lethal Tempo Presence of MindLegend: BloodlineCoup de Grace
Inspiration Magical FootwearBiscuit Delivery
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Xayah's passive ability p
Xayah q ability q
Xayah w ability w
Xayah e ability e
Xayah's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
E
5
E
6
R
7
E
8
W
9
E
10
W
11
R
12
W
13
W
14
Q
15
Q
16
R

Guide to Countering Cho'Gath as Xayah

Tips for Playing as Xayah against Cho'Gath

Xayah's attacks and abilities leave Feathers on the ground that she can later recall for massive area damage and control.

Xayah can use Featherstorm to dodge almost any ability while also creating a ton of Feathers. Try to utilize the offensive and defensive aspects of this ability.

Advice to Win Against Cho'Gath

Rupture has a smoke cloud indicating the area it will strike. Try to watch out for it to prevent Cho'Gath from being able to combo his abilities.

Purchasing a few HP items decreases the chances of Cho'Gath killing you quickly.

Focus on preventing Cho'Gath from reaching his max size.

Xayah vs Cho'Gath Counter Stats

Xayah Image
Win Rate
50.2 %
VS
Win Rate
49.8 %
Cho'Gath Image
6.7
< Kills >
6
5.9
< Deaths >
5.5
7.1
< Assists >
6.4
1.51
< Killing Sprees >
1.31
169
< Minions Killed >
147
0.3
< Dragons Killed >
0.42
0.53
< Inhibitors >
0.42
19,660
< Physical Damage >
2,245
618
< Magic Damage >
13,294
1,025
< True Damage >
3,746
21,304
< Damage Dealt >
19,286
19,369
< Damage Taken >
33,814
11,909
< Gold Earned >
11,180
2.4
< Towers >
1.98
0.09
< Baron Takedowns >
0.19
2,755
< Total Healing >
7,573
12,503
< Experience >
13,995
18
< Vision Score >
17
9
< Wards Placed >
8
43
< Time Dealing CC >
1,010

How to Counter Cho'Gath with Xayah in LoL

The stats provided here clarify some critical Xayah against Cho'Gath matchup stats that may help us figure out the differences and similarities between the two. Xayah’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Cho'Gath’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Xayah may be more central to her team's team fighting effectiveness than Cho'Gath..

Xayah often has a similar longest killing spree as her foe does. On average, she receives less damage than Cho'Gath. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, yet it can also imply that the one champ has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Xayah and Cho'Gath

Damage Types Compared

Xayah
Cho'Gath
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Xayah
Cho'Gath

Who is Better, Xayah or Cho'Gath?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Xayah usually fairs equally well when taking on Cho'Gath, with a 50.2% win rate. Thus, Xayah makes an ok counter to Cho'Gath.

While Xayah does have a higher winrate compared to Cho'Gath, when they face off with one another, Xayah also has a greater learning curve that makes her a more difficult character to develop with. You should be careful when picking Xayah into Cho'Gath.

Furthermore, Xayah has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Cho'Gath. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Xayah vs Cho'Gath matchups, Xayah is the better champion with a similar win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during teamfights.

Xayah is a decent counter for Cho'Gath. You will do well by focussing your actions on maximizing your CS and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Xayah against Cho'Gath.

Additional Information for Xayah Players

How We Calculated Our Xayah vs Cho'Gath Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Cho'Gath as Xayah, we analyzed 518 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 Cho'Gath as Xayah 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 Xayah to counter Cho'Gath during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats presented here, you should grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Xayah often accumulates a similar amount of CS relative to Cho'Gath. Champions who on average don't earn many minion kills typically don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the values reported here to do well.

The top items to have in your Xayah versus Cho'Gath build consist of Kraken Slayer, Infinity Edge, and Lord Dominik's Regards. When Xayah used at least these three items in her build, she performed much better when fighting Cho'Gath than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Xayah had an average win rate of 50.2% when playing against Cho'Gath with this build.

To have the highest chance of beating Cho'Gath as Xayah, Xayah players should take the Lethal Tempo, Presence of Mind, Legend: Bloodline, Coup de Grace, Magical Footwear, and Biscuit Delivery runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune sets players used for Xayah vs Cho'Gath counters, this sequence of runes yielded the highest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 50.2% win rate overall.

If you want to see Xayah x Cho'Gath tips and counter stats for a a particular rank, feel free to choose one from the selection menu provided above. If viewing for the first time, the stats and guides shown are computed using all rounds completed with both champs.