Kalista Counters

The Best LoL Champions to Synergize and Counter Kalista

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24,342 LoL Matches Analyzed

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To select the greatest and worst counters for Kalista, we summarized the outcomes of 24,342 recently finished, ranked LoL rounds. We found which champs have the highest and lowest win rates against her. Moreover, we extracted those few that are exceptional companions and who could help stop your champ from being crushed. Having checked so many games provides us great faith in our conclusions.

As can be seen below, Rammus is the strongest counter to Kalista with a 58.0% win fraction against her. Similarly, Amumu and Sion are the next biggest threats to Kalista. They have win rates of 43.0% and 44.0%, respectively. You should avoid taking her into a round where any of these other champions has already been chosen.

On the other hand, if you are facing off against Nidalee, you should expect to do much better. Kalista counters them with a solid win percentage of 55.0%. Likewise, you can anticipate doing very well when facing Qiyana and Lee Sin. They have the next lowest winrates against Kalista.

Who Counters Kalista

Champion Win Rate
Kalista vs Rammus Counter Rammus 42 %
Kalista vs Amumu Counter Amumu 43 %
Kalista vs Sion Counter Sion 44 %
Kalista vs Brand Counter Brand 44 %
Kalista vs Maokai Counter Maokai 44 %

Who Kalista Counters

Champion Win Rate
Kalista vs Nidalee Matchup Nidalee 55 %
Kalista vs Qiyana Matchup Qiyana 53 %
Kalista vs Lee Sin Matchup Lee Sin 52 %
Kalista vs Rengar Matchup Rengar 52 %
Kalista vs Azir Matchup Azir 52 %

Kalista Team Synergies

Champion Win Rate
League of Legends Champion Amumu Stats Amumu 51 %
League of Legends Champion Swain Stats Swain 51 %
League of Legends Champion Taric Stats Taric 51 %
League of Legends Champion Sion Stats Sion 50 %
League of Legends Champion Viktor Stats Viktor 50 %

If you are seeking the best champion pairings for your own allies to increase your victory rate even further, look at our Kalista synergies above. Regardless of her chosen position, she does very well when paired with Amumu. This combination usually enhances her average win rate by 1.0%. Swain and Taric are also great champions to pair with.

If you are looking to learn more about a specific Kalista matchup, as well as the preferred builds to use in that situation, please click the corresponding row in the tables above. If the specific Kalista counters you are looking for are not avaialable below, you can view all possible counters at the above link. If you are looking for more specific countering tips and tactics, you should take a look at our tips a little lower on the page.

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Guide to Countering Kalista

  • Kalista is very hard to hit with skillshots due to Martial Poise, but if you can predict her movement you can cast your skillshots accordingly.
  • Kalista is highly reliant on her supports so try to engage her when she's alone.

Our Methods

We comb through millions of League of Legends matches pulled directly from Riot’s servers each week. We analyze the data using advanced algorithms to bring you the most accurate Kalista counters online.