Xin Zhao vs Azir Counter Build

How to Win Xin Zhao vs Azir Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Azir as Xin Zhao in LoL

How to Beat Azir as Xin Zhao

4,916 Xin Zhao vs Azir Matchups Analyzed

Win Rate


First Blood


Best Xin Zhao Items to Counter Azir

The ideal items to use in your Xin Zhao versus Azir build include Sterak's Gage, Black Cleaver, and Goredrinker. When Xin Zhao combined at least these three items in his build, he performed much better when facing Azir than with most other commonly used builds.


7 | Xin Zhao Azir | 5.1


5.9 | Xin Zhao Azir | 6.3


7.5 | Xin Zhao Azir | 6.5

Best Xin Zhao Runes to Counter Azir

Hail of Blades Rune Hail of Blades
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
To have the best chance of vanquishing Azir as Xin Zhao, you should equip the Hail of Blades, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Triumph, and Legend: Alacrity runes. Out of all the rune sets players picked for Xin Zhao vs Azir battles, this set of runes resulted in the best win rate. We have also shown the best Azir runes to fend off Xin Zhao in order to help you infer how he will likely be setup to try to beat your champion.

Runes Azir Will Likely Use to Counter Xin Zhao

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm

Xin Zhao vs Azir Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown here highlight several significant Xin Zhao against Azir counter stats that may help us grasp the differences and similarities between the pair. For instance, Xin Zhao’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.5 is greater than Azir’s KDA ratio of 1.8, highlighting that Xin Zhao may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Azir.

Xin zhao usually has a much larger longest killing spree than his counter does. Typically, Xin Zhao takes more damage than Azir. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also illustrate that the champion with higher HP has less agility and thus is unable to flee from further damage when poked or engaged.

Xin Zhao usually gets much less CS than Azir. Champs who on average do not finish with much CS typically do not have to have much CS to be useful. Instead, they are able to scale adequately off of their abilities alone. Yet, champions with plenty of minion kills, such as hyper-carries, usually need a lot of gold to be useful. In either situation, try to best the values presented here to do well.

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Killing Spree

3.3 | Xin Zhao Azir | 2.3

Damage Dealt

16,950 | Xin Zhao Azir | 18,320

Damage Taken

31,014 | Xin Zhao Azir | 17,400

Gold Earned

11,020 | Xin Zhao Azir | 10,284

Minions Killed

39 | Xin Zhao Azir | 147


5.8 | Xin Zhao Azir | 4.8

Dragons Killed

2.2 | Xin Zhao Azir | 1.7

Barons Killed

0.4 | Xin Zhao Azir | 0.4


1 | Xin Zhao Azir | 0.8

Xin Zhao vs Azir Matchup Summary

At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of ranked League games each and every week. Within our dataset, Xin Zhao faced Azir 4,916 times. Having so many games with Xin Zhao vs Azir provides us a lot of faith in our capacity to prepare enlightening data and a supported build to defeat your rival.

This champion pairing is relatively rare. Xin Zhao fights Azir in only 3.5% of his matches. Xin Zhao does a great job of beating Azir. Typically, he wins a terrific 57.0% of matches the champs face off with one another in. In Xin Zhao against Azir games, Xin Zhao’s team is 4.0% more expected to earn first blood. This indicates that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Azir.

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 4,916 Xin Zhao vs Azir 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 Xin Zhao 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.