Yorick vs Olaf Counter Build

How to Win Yorick vs Olaf Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Olaf as Yorick in LoL

How to Beat Olaf as Yorick

1,775 Yorick vs Olaf Matchups Analyzed

We get our matchup stats from the millions of recently rated League games that we get from Riot Games every week. Our guide on how to beat Olaf as Yorick resulted from an analysis of 1775 ranked games where both champs battled each other. This particular pairing is fairly rare. Yorick encounters Olaf in only 1.2% of his rounds.

Yorick has done a great job of countering Olaf. On average, he wins a whopping 57.5% of games the champs face each other in. In Yorick against Olaf games, Yorick’s team is 0.1% less expected to obtain first blood, indicating that he probably won't be able to get first blood versus Olaf.

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Best Yorick Items to Counter Olaf

The most important items to use in your Yorick versus Olaf build consist of Divine Sunderer, Thornmail, and Hullbreaker. When Yorick used at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better countering Olaf than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Yorick boasted an average win rate of 63.4% battling Olaf with this counter build.

Best Yorick Runes to Counter Olaf

Grasp of the Undying Rune Grasp of the Undying
Demolish Rune Demolish
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Overgrowth Rune Overgrowth
Overheal Rune Overheal
Legend: Bloodline Rune Legend: Bloodline

To have the greatest likelihood of annihilating Olaf as Yorick, you should use the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Bone Plating, Overgrowth, Overheal, and Legend: Bloodline runes from the Resolve and Precision rune sets. Of all the rune sets we have analyed for Yorick vs Olaf face-offs, this combination of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 59.4% win rate overall.

We have also included the top Olaf runes to fight Yorick in order to help you understand how he will probably be kitted out versus you.


4.9 | Yorick Olaf | 6.3


4.8 | Yorick Olaf | 6.1


4.9 | Yorick Olaf | 6.5

Yorick vs Olaf Counter Stats Summary

The stats provided here clarify some critical Yorick vs. Olaf matchup stats that can help you interpret the differences between these two champions. For instance, Yorick’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.0 is nearly equal to Olaf’s ratio of 2.1, indicating that Yorick may be just as central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Olaf..

Yorick typically has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, he takes less damage than Olaf. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also indicate that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to flee from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Yorick commonly gets much more CS than Olaf. Champs that don't earn much CS usually do not require much CS to be useful. They are able to scale fully off of their abilities and first items alone. However, champions with large numbers of minion kills, such as carries, typically must have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to beat the values presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.11 | Yorick Olaf | 1.46

Largest Multi-Kill

1.27 | Yorick Olaf | 1.47

Damage Dealt

20,396 | Yorick Olaf | 16,677

Damage Taken

26,632 | Yorick Olaf | 32,419

Healing Done

7,285 | Yorick Olaf | 11,483

Vision Score

15 | Yorick Olaf | 19

Gold Earned

11,820 | Yorick Olaf | 10,906

Minions Killed

169 | Yorick Olaf | 56

Dragons Killed

0.14 | Yorick Olaf | 1.3

Barons Killed

0.06 | Yorick Olaf | 0.21


4 | Yorick Olaf | 1.65


0.97 | Yorick Olaf | 0.41

CC Duration (sec)

149 | Yorick Olaf | 481

Experience Earned

14,648 | Yorick Olaf | 12,609

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 1,775 Yorick vs Olaf 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 Olaf as Yorick 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.