Alistar vs Kalista Counter Build

How to Win Alistar vs Kalista Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Kalista as Alistar in LoL

How to Beat Kalista as Alistar

1,214 Alistar vs Kalista Matchups Analyzed

We calculate our matchup stats from the millions of rated League matches that we evaluate every week. This guide on how to beat Kalista as Alistar resulted from an examination of 1214 ranked games where both champions engaged each other. This champion matchup is somewhat rare. Alistar has to counter Kalista in only 0.9% of his games.

Alistar has done a good job of countering Kalista. Typically, he wins a fantastic 52.8% of games the champs face one another in. In Alistar vs Kalista games, Alistar’s team is 0.1% less likely to gain first blood, indicating that he most likely won't be able to get first blood versus Kalista.

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Best Alistar Items to Counter Kalista

The top items to focus on in your Alistar versus Kalista build include Locket of the Iron Solari, Thornmail, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Alistar bought at least these three items in his build, he performed much better countering Kalista than with most other commonly used builds. In fact, Alistar had an average win rate of 59.5% when countering Kalista with this build.

Best Alistar Runes to Counter Kalista

Aftershock Rune Aftershock
Font of Life Rune Font of Life
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Unflinching Rune Unflinching
Hextech Flashtraption Rune Hextech Flashtraption
Cosmic Insight Rune Cosmic Insight

To have the best probability of coming out on top against Kalista as Alistar, you should equip the Aftershock, Font of Life, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Hextech Flashtraption, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Resolve and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the runes we have analyed for Alistar vs Kalista battles, this mixture of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 54.5% win rate overall.

We have also shown the top Kalista runes to fight back against Alistar to help you understand how she will likely be setup versus you.


1.8 | Alistar Kalista | 7


5.9 | Alistar Kalista | 6


13.8 | Alistar Kalista | 6.7

Alistar vs Kalista Counter Stats Summary

The stats provided here highlight several influential Alistar vs. Kalista matchup stats that can help us appreciate the distinctions between the pair. As an example, Alistar’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.6 is more than Kalista’s ratio of 2.3, indicating that Alistar may be more central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Kalista. This observation is largely fueled by the differences in assists.

Alistar often has a significantly smaller longest kill spree than his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, he takes a similar amount of damage to Kalista. This often reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also hint that the champion with increased HP has less agility and thus is unable to escape further damage when poked or engaged.

Alistar often tallies a lot fewer minion kills than Kalista. Champions that don't amass a lot of minion kills typically do not need much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are capable of scaling adequately off of their abilities and first items alone. Although, champions with plenty of minion kills, such as carries, typically must have a lot of gold to be effective. In either case, work to beat the averages displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

0.3 | Alistar Kalista | 1.6

Largest Multi-Kill

0.83 | Alistar Kalista | 1.58

Damage Dealt

7,205 | Alistar Kalista | 17,059

Damage Taken

19,866 | Alistar Kalista | 18,193

Healing Done

7,362 | Alistar Kalista | 4,112

Vision Score

44 | Alistar Kalista | 19

Gold Earned

7,318 | Alistar Kalista | 11,402

Minions Killed

32 | Alistar Kalista | 162

Dragons Killed

0.02 | Alistar Kalista | 0.33

Barons Killed

0.01 | Alistar Kalista | 0.15


1.81 | Alistar Kalista | 2.35


0.44 | Alistar Kalista | 0.49

CC Duration (sec)

99 | Alistar Kalista | 165

Experience Earned

9,346 | Alistar Kalista | 11,277

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 1,214 Alistar vs Kalista 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 Kalista as Alistar 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.