The greatest champs globally to counter Caitlyn include Lee Sin, Karthus, and Nidalee. These are all great at countering Caitlyn with high win rates over 54%. Even if these Caitlyn counter picks are not used in your lane, it's not smart to take her into these matchups. They will usually beat Caitlyn.
Conversely, if the other team brings either Xerath or Vel'Koz, you should strongly consider choosing her, as she easily destroys these champs with win rates over 53% against both ofthem.
Stand behind minions to minimize damage from Caitlyn's Piltover Peacemaker.
Caitlyn counters most close range ADCs. Her large range and 90 Caliber Net ability help keep her out of their short range.
Caitlyn will often place snap traps inside of brush where she will thinks you will first enter. Be careful when seeking cover in brush, as you may be putting yourself in even more danger.
Intercept Ace in the Hole's missile to protect an allied teammate. If you are out of range, you may be able to flash to intercept the shot. If you are protecting your ally, it may be better to stand still so your teammate doesn't accidentally walk out from behind your cover in the confusion.
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