Xin Zhao vs Illaoi Counter Build

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

How to Beat Illaoi as Xin Zhao

7,295 Xin Zhao vs Illaoi Matchups Analyzed

Win Rate


First Blood


Best Xin Zhao Items to Counter Illaoi

The most important items to use in your Xin Zhao versus Illaoi build include Guardian Angel, Sterak's Gage, and Essence Reaver. When Xin Zhao included at least these three pieces in his build, he did a lot better vs. Illaoi than with most other typical builds.


7 | Xin Zhao Illaoi | 5.8


6.4 | Xin Zhao Illaoi | 6.3


7.3 | Xin Zhao Illaoi | 4.5

Best Xin Zhao Runes to Counter Illaoi

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Relentless Hunter Rune Relentless Hunter
To have the highest probability of defeating Illaoi as Xin Zhao, you should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Sudden Impact, and Relentless Hunter runes. Of all the runes players chose for Xin Zhao vs Illaoi face-offs, this order of runes yielded the highest win rate. We have also included the best Illaoi runes to counterpick against Xin Zhao to help you understand how she will probably be setup against your champion.

Runes Illaoi Will Likely Use to Counter Xin Zhao

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Demolish Rune Demolish
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating

Xin Zhao vs Illaoi Counter Stats Summary

The stats provided here highlight some critical Xin Zhao vs. Illaoi matchup statistics that may help you grasp the distinctions between the two. For instance, Xin Zhao’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is better than Illaoi’s KDA ratio of 1.6, showing that Xin Zhao may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Illaoi.

Xin zhao typically has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his opponent does. Typically, Xin Zhao takes a similar amount of damage to Illaoi. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, but it can also imply that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from additional harm when poked or engaged.

In Xin Zhao vs Illaoi matchups, Xin Zhao commonly earns much less CS than Illaoi. Champs that do not finish with a lot of minion kills usually do not require much CS to be effective. Instead, they are able to scale adequately off of their skills and stats alone. Yet, champs with scores of minion kills, such as ADCs, typically have to have a lot of gold to be useful. In either case, work to outperform the values shown here to do well.

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Killing Spree

3.1 | Xin Zhao Illaoi | 2.7

Damage Dealt

17,782 | Xin Zhao Illaoi | 22,861

Damage Taken

31,121 | Xin Zhao Illaoi | 30,160

Gold Earned

10,874 | Xin Zhao Illaoi | 11,061

Minions Killed

41 | Xin Zhao Illaoi | 164


5.2 | Xin Zhao Illaoi | 5.6

Dragons Killed

2 | Xin Zhao Illaoi | 1.9

Barons Killed

0.4 | Xin Zhao Illaoi | 0.4


0.9 | Xin Zhao Illaoi | 1

Xin Zhao vs Illaoi Matchup Summary

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of recently ranked League rounds every week. In our dataset, Xin Zhao battled Illaoi 7,295 times. Having so many games with Xin Zhao versus Illaoi gives us a lot of confidence in our capacity to prepare informative stats and a recommended build to smash your opponent.

This particular champ pairing is relatively uncommon. Xin Zhao is forced to battle against Illaoi in only 4.1% of his games. Xin Zhao has done a ok job of countering Illaoi. Normally, Xin Zhao wins a acceptable 50.0% of the time the champions oppose one another in. In Xin Zhao against Illaoi games, Xin Zhao’s team is 3.0% more likely to obtain first blood, implying that he probably will be able to get first blood against Illaoi.

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 7,295 Xin Zhao vs Illaoi 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 Illaoi 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.