Zed vs Wukong Counter Build

How to Win Zed vs Wukong Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Wukong as Zed in LoL

How to Beat Wukong as Zed

19,090 Zed vs Wukong Matchups Analyzed

Win Rate


First Blood


Best Zed Items to Counter Wukong

The best items to use in your Zed versus Wukong build include Youmuu's Ghostblade, Edge of Night, and Duskblade of Draktharr. When Zed incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he performed significantly better when fighting Wukong than with most other typical item sets.


8.4 | Zed Wukong | 6.7


6.5 | Zed Wukong | 5.4


5.1 | Zed Wukong | 6.2

Best Zed Runes to Counter Wukong

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ultimate Hunter Rune Ultimate Hunter
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Nullifying Orb Rune Nullifying Orb
To have the best probability of defeating Wukong as Zed, Zed players should use the Electrocute, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Transcendence, and Nullifying Orb runes. Out of all the runes players chose for Zed vs Wukong clashes, this order of runes yielded the best win rate. We have also included the top Wukong runes to fend off Zed in order to help you understand how he will likely be built to try to beat your champ.

Runes Wukong Will Likely Use to Counter Zed

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter

Zed vs Wukong Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown here emphasize several vital Zed vs. Wukong matchup stats that can help you distinguish the differences and similarities between this pair of champions. Zed’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.1 is less than Wukong’s ratio of 2.4, demonstrating that Zed may be less central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Wukong.

Zed usually has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his foe does. On average, Zed receives less damage than Wukong. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also illustrate that the champion with higher HP has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from additional damage when poked or engaged.

In Zed vs Wukong matchups, Zed often earns a few more minion kills than Wukong. Champs who on average do not earn many minion kills usually don't have to have much CS to be useful. They are able to scale adequately off their abilities alone. However, champions with large amounts of CS, such as carries, typically require a lot of gold to be useful. In either situation, work to best the values shown here to do well.

By default, Zed vs Wukong tips, stats, and build guide are displayed for all ranked divisions. If you want to scope the stats and builds to an individual skill level, you can use the selection menu at the top of the page.

Killing Spree

3.6 | Zed Wukong | 3.3

Damage Dealt

20,312 | Zed Wukong | 17,318

Damage Taken

19,789 | Zed Wukong | 26,641

Gold Earned

11,369 | Zed Wukong | 11,097

Minions Killed

141 | Zed Wukong | 122


5.2 | Zed Wukong | 5.4

Dragons Killed

2 | Zed Wukong | 1.9

Barons Killed

0.4 | Zed Wukong | 0.4


0.9 | Zed Wukong | 0.9

Zed vs Wukong Matchup Summary

We get our counter stats from the millions of recently ranked League matches that we analyze each week. This Zed against Wukong counter guide came out of an examination of 19,090 ranked games where both champions clashed against one another.

This particular counter pairing is somewhat common. Zed encounters Wukong in 13.1% of his games. Unfortunitally, Zed has done a poor job of beating Wukong. Normally, he wins a lowly 47.0% of the time the champs face off with each other in. In Zed against Wukong rounds, Zed’s team is 2.0% less expected to obtain first blood, implying that he probably won't get first blood against Wukong.

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 19,090 Zed vs Wukong 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 Wukong as Zed 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.