Dash through a minion to have Sweeping Blade available to chase your opponent should they flee; Dash directly to your opponent to preserve a minion as your escape route.
Last Breath can be cast on any target that is knocked Airborne, even by one of your allies.
At level 18, Yasuo's Steel Tempest reaches its Attack Speed cap with 55% Attack Speed from items.
The stats shown on this page emphasize some valuable Yasuo vs. Qiyana matchup stats that may help you interpret the differences between the two. For instance, Yasuo’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Qiyana’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Yasuo may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Qiyana..
Yasuo normally has a similar longest kill spree as his enemy does. Commonly, he takes a similar amount of damage to Qiyana. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, but it can also indicate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from additional harm when poked or engaged.
Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Yasuo usually wins when taking on Qiyana, with a 54.7% win rate. Thus, Yasuo makes a great counter to Qiyana.
While Yasuo does have a much higher winrate compared to Qiyana, when facing one another, Yasuo also has a greater learning curve that makes him a more complex champion to develop with. You should be be fine when picking Yasuo into Qiyanaas his relative depth means you may not be able to unleash his full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.
Additionally, Yasuo has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Qiyana. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.
While there isn't one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Yasuo vs Qiyana matchups, Yasuo is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during late stage team fights.
Yasuo is a great counter to Qiyana. Make sure you focus your play on keeping up your gold income and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Yasuo against Qiyana.
If you would like to truly master Yasuo in order to counter Qiyana during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips shown here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.
Yasuo on average gets a similar amount of CS relative to Qiyana. Champions who typically don't acquire much CS often don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. They are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require many items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers displayed on this page to do well.
The most crucial items to prioritize in your Yasuo versus Qiyana build consist of Infinity Edge, Bloodthirster, and Statikk Shiv. When Yasuo combined at least these three pieces in his build, he did significantly better vs. Qiyana than with many other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Yasuo had an average winrate of 54.7% when playing against Qiyana with this counter build.
To have the best probability of defeating Qiyana as Yasuo, you should take the Lethal Tempo, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Second Wind, and Unflinching runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune builds players chose for Yasuo vs Qiyana fights, this combo of runes resulted in the highest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 54.7% winrate overall.
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