Kalista Counters

The Best LoL Champions to Synergize and Counter Kalista

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To determine the most and least favorable counters for Kalista, we evaluated the outcomes of 202,192 recently completed, ranked League of Legends rounds. We determined which champions have the best and worst win rates versus her. Moreover, we found those few that are adept teammates and who could help prevent your champ from being beaten. Having evaluated so many rounds provides us complete confidence in our Kalista counter stats.

As you can see below, Rammus is the strongest challenger for Kalista with a 58.0% victory percentage against her. Similarly, Swain and Amumu are the next biggest threats to Kalista. These two champs have win rates of 43.0% and 43.0%, respectively. You should avoid taking her into a game where one of these champs has been chosen.

On the other hand, if you're facing off against Nidalee, you should expect to do much better. Kalista counters them with a great win percentage of 54.0%. Likewise, you should expect to do very well when facing Qiyana and Tahm Kench. They have the next lowest win rates when trying to counter Kalista.

Who Counters Kalista

Champion Win Rate
Kalista vs Rammus Counter Rammus 42 %
Kalista vs Swain Counter Swain 43 %
Kalista vs Amumu Counter Amumu 43 %
Kalista vs Brand Counter Brand 43 %
Kalista vs Malzahar Counter Malzahar 44 %

Who Kalista Counters

Champion Win Rate
Kalista vs Nidalee Matchup Nidalee 54 %
Kalista vs Qiyana Matchup Qiyana 53 %
Kalista vs Tahm Kench Matchup Tahm Kench 53 %
Kalista vs Lee Sin Matchup Lee Sin 52 %
Kalista vs Zoe Matchup Zoe 51 %

Kalista Team Synergies

Champion Win Rate
League of Legends Champion Swain Stats Swain 52 %
League of Legends Champion Viktor Stats Viktor 51 %
League of Legends Champion Skarner Stats Skarner 51 %
League of Legends Champion Galio Stats Galio 51 %
League of Legends Champion Amumu Stats Amumu 51 %

If you are looking for great champion synergies for your own comrades to help boost your victory rate more, look at our champ synergies above. Regardless of her chosen position, she does admirably when paired with Swain. This pairing typically boosts her chances of winning by 2.0%. Viktor and Skarner are also great champions to team up with.

To review the details and best Kalista counter builds for a particular matchup, you can click the corresponding row in the tables above. If you would like specific Kalista counters that are not shown here, you may click the button to browse them. For more focused countering tips and tactics, you should check out 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.