How to Win Xayah vs Yorick Counter Matchup Xayah is in the b tier of champions

Xayah vs Yorick

How to Beat Yorick as Xayah in LoL Yorick is in the a tier of champions
Marksman
Fighter Tank

How to Beat Yorick as Xayah

based on 689 Xayah vs Yorick matchups
Win Rate
46.9 %
K/D/A
2.37
Pick Rate
1.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of recently ranked LoL rounds each week. Within our database, Xayah did battle with Yorick 689 times. Having so many games with Xayah vs Yorick gives us faith in our capability to produce actionable data and a pro build to annihilate Yorick. This particular champion pairing is relatively rare. Xayah encounters Yorick in only 1.9% of her rounds.

Xayah vs Yorick Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Xayah has done a pathetic job of countering Yorick. Normally, she wins a lowly 46.9% of games the champs face one another in. In Xayah versus Yorick rounds, Xayah’s team is 0.1% more probable to earn first blood. This implies that she most likely will get first blood against Yorick.

Best Xayah vs Yorick Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordNoonquiver

Core Xayah Items

~22 Mins
GaleforceInfinity EdgeThe Collector

Optional Items

Lord Dominik's RegardsPhantom DancerEssence ReaverRapid Firecannon

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
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R
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W
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W
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Q
15
Q
16
R

Guide to Countering Yorick as Xayah

Tips for Playing as Xayah against Yorick

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 Yorick

You can attack Dark Procession to break the wall down.

Try to thin out Yorick's minions before you engage him, Mist Walkers will die from a basic attack or a single target spell.

You can cast Smite on Mist Walkers and the Maiden of the Mist to damage or kill them.

Xayah vs Yorick Counter Stats

Xayah Image
Win Rate
46.9 %
VS
Win Rate
53.1 %
Yorick Image
6.8
< Kills >
4.3
5.7
< Deaths >
5.1
6.7
< Assists >
4.2
1.53
< Killing Sprees >
1.01
172
< Minions Killed >
183
0.28
< Dragons Killed >
0.14
0.53
< Inhibitors >
0.87
18,424
< Physical Damage >
12,702
615
< Magic Damage >
7,509
807
< True Damage >
585
19,847
< Damage Dealt >
20,796
19,869
< Damage Taken >
28,373
12,024
< Gold Earned >
12,248
2.4
< Towers >
3.88
0.07
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
2,357
< Total Healing >
5,975
12,909
< Experience >
15,380
18
< Vision Score >
17
9
< Wards Placed >
8
48
< Time Dealing CC >
193

How to Counter Yorick with Xayah in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here clarify several vital Xayah versus Yorick matchup stats that can help us interpret the differences between the two. For instance, Xayah’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Yorick’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Xayah may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Yorick..

Xayah often has a slightly larger longest killing spree than her matchup does. Commonly, she takes less damage than Yorick. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, but it can also hint that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Xayah and Yorick

Damage Types Compared

Xayah
Yorick
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Xayah
Yorick

Who is Better, Xayah or Yorick?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Xayah usually loses when facing off against Yorick, with a 46.9% win rate. As a result, Xayah makes a bad counter to Yorick.

While Xayah does have a lower win rate than Yorick, when facing one another, Xayah also has a lower difficulty level that makes her a less time consuming champ to pick up and master. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Xayah into Yorick.

Furthermore, Xayah has almost no amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Yorick. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Xayah vs Yorick matchups, Yorick is the better champ with a much lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during teamfights.

Xayah is a terribly counter to Yorick. Focus your play on keeping up your CS and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Xayah against Yorick.

Additional Information for Xayah Players

How We Calculated Our Xayah vs Yorick Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Yorick as Xayah, we analyzed 689 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 Yorick 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 in order to counter Yorick during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and tips displayed above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Xayah usually picks up a similar amount of CS relative to Yorick. Champs who on average don't take much CS often don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. They are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The most important items to have in your Xayah versus Yorick build include Galeforce, Infinity Edge, and The Collector. When Xayah included at least these three items in her build, she performed significantly better when fighting Yorick than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Xayah had an average win rate of 46.9% battling Yorick with these items in her kit.

To have the best chance of crushing Yorick as Xayah, Xayah players should equip the Lethal Tempo, Presence of Mind, Legend: Bloodline, Coup de Grace, Magical Footwear, and Biscuit Delivery runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune builds players picked for Xayah vs Yorick counters, this combo of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 46.9% winrate overall.

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