Olaf Wild Rift Counter

Olaf Wild Rift Counter: Champions & Tips


Olaf counter Wild Rift stats: All the Olaf info you could want with counter picks, general counters, item counter, lane synergy and more!

The Berserker

Role: Fighter | Win rate: 52.1% | Tier: S+

Olaf has a strong start with high damage and easily wins 1vs1. Olaf can go top or Jungle, he will look to fight or gank to put himself and his teammates ahead.

Choosing champions, items and how to play to counter Olaf is extremely important. If you still don’t know how to fight Olaf, find out now.


Champion Counter Olaf

Discover all Top champions who counter Olaf.

Top

Olaf is Weak Against

Olaf is Strong Against

Choosing a strong fighting champion will help you overcome Olaf at Top in the laning phase. These champions can poke from afar, deal high damage, or have good resistance.

Olaf is extremely strong at level 1, avoid fighting him during this stage. Prevent Olaf from picking up Axe by using your skill to poke him. Keep minions close to your tower to reduce Olaf’s ability to chase, and easily gank when he goes high.

When Olaf reaches level 5. It will be difficult for you to kill and use CC skills on Olaf when he uses his ultimate. Wait for this skill to expire.

Jungler

Olaf will look to gank at the beginning of the game and the jungler’s task is to control the vision at the entrance to the river and forest to reduce Olaf’s ability to successfully gank.

Move in the opposite direction of Olaf to steal the jungle or gank Olaf’s teammates.

Always keep an eye on the dragon’s position because Olaf can solo it alone.

Mid

Olaf is Weak Against

Olaf is Strong Against

In mid, you should take advantage of distance to poke Olaf from afar. Absolutely do not engage in close combat with Olaf and use CC when he turns on his ultimate.

Item Counter Olaf

Items that counter Olaf

Items that reduce healing.

Items that slow down attack speed.

Items can slow movement speed.

Anti slow.

Protect.

Olaf wild rift counter items list:

Use items that cause grievous wounds to reduce healing from Olaf’s Reckless Swing such as: Morellonomicon, Mortal Reminder, Chempunk Chainsword, Thornmail.

To reduce attack speed from Olaf’s Tough It Out use: Frozen Heart, Randuin’s Omen.

If you want to poke and kite Olaf more easily, use items that slow down his movement speed such as: Iceborn Gauntlet, Rylai’s Crystal Scepter, Serylda’s Grudge.

To remove the slow from Olaf’s Undertow use: Quicksilver Enchant.

To ensure your survival use: Stasis Enchant, Guardian Angel.

How to counter Olaf?

Olaf wild rift counter tips

Olaf wild rift counter tips:

If you stop Olaf from getting the axe, he won’t be able to chase you.

Take advantage of the moment Olaf picks up axe to poke him.

Be careful when fighting Olaf with low health. Olaf’s passive makes him stronger when his health is low.

When Olaf activates his ultimate, don’t use your CC skills on him. You will be wasting CC in vain because he is now immune to them.

Try to dodge Olaf’s Axes as they not only deal damage but also slow you down.

Olaf often ganks early so control vision near rivers and forests.

In team fights, Olaf will seek to isolate and destroy important targets in the enemy team. Make sure your most important team members are protected from Olaf.

In case Olaf splits, quickly engage in a team fight to end the match.

Strengths:

  • Strong early game.
  • Tanky.
  • High damage.
  • Good poke.
  • Maintains good damage.
  • Can snowball.

Weaknesses:

  • Low CC.
  • Susceptible to slows.
  • Weak when falling behind.

Olaf Matchups

MatchupsWin RateGame
Olaf vs Wukong
Olaf vs Wukong 
58.82%204
Olaf vs Jayce
Olaf vs Jayce 
58.04%2159
Olaf vs Kennen
Olaf vs Kennen 
58.29%597
Olaf vs Shyvana
Olaf vs Shyvana 
55.24%105
Olaf vs Varus
Olaf vs Varus 
56.57%776
Olaf vs Teemo
Olaf vs Teemo 
56.16%1145
Olaf vs Sion
Olaf vs Sion 
57.63%1140
Olaf vs Graves
Olaf vs Graves 
59.41%101
Olaf vs Yone
Olaf vs Yone 
56.29%3004
Olaf vs Swain
Olaf vs Swain  
57.75%142
Olaf vs Warwick
Olaf vs Warwick 
56.70%619
Olaf vs Volibear
Olaf vs Volibear 
55.29%1559
Olaf vs Yasuo
Olaf vs Yasuo 
55.94%463
Olaf vs Dr. Mundo
Olaf vs Dr. Mundo
55.49%665
Olaf vs Irelia
Olaf vs Irelia 
54.42%961