How to Win Alistar vs LeBlanc Counter Matchup Alistar is in the a tier of champions

Alistar vs LeBlanc

How to Beat LeBlanc as Alistar in LoL LeBlanc is in the a tier of champions
Tank Support
Assassin Mage

How to Beat LeBlanc as Alistar

based on 446 Alistar vs LeBlanc matchups
Win Rate
54 %
K/D/A
2.46
Pick Rate
1.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our counter statistics from the millions of recently rated LoL rounds that we review each week. This guide on how to beat LeBlanc as Alistar came out of an analysis of 446 ranked matches where both champions opposed one another. This matchup is relatively rare. Alistar is forced to battle against LeBlanc in only 1.5% of his games.

Alistar vs LeBlanc Matchup Summary

Alistar has done a great job of beating LeBlanc. Normally, he wins a whopping 54.0% of games the champions face off with one another in. In Alistar versus LeBlanc matches, Alistar’s team is 0.0% more expected to get first blood, indicating that he most likely will get first blood against LeBlanc.

Best Alistar vs LeBlanc Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionRelic Shield

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsRuby Crystal

Core Alistar Items

~22 Mins
Locket of the Iron SolariThornmailBulwark of the Mountain

Optional Items

Knight's Vow

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Alistar to level up q
>
Second ability for Alistar to level up w
>
Last skill for Alistar to max out e

Runes

Resolve Aftershock Font of LifeBone PlatingUnflinching
Inspiration Hextech FlashtraptionCosmic Insight
CDRScaling Armor Armor
Alistar's passive ability p
Alistar q ability q
Alistar w ability w
Alistar e ability e
Alistar's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
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Q
10
W
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R
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W
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W
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E
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E
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R

Guide to Countering LeBlanc as Alistar

Tips for Playing as Alistar against LeBlanc

Using Pulverize can allow you to establish better positioning for Headbutt.

Using Flash can allow you catch your target off guard to knock them back into your allies with Pulverize and Headbutt.

Move Speed is very important on Alistar. Consider which boots to buy carefully.

Advice to Win Against LeBlanc

Attacking LeBlanc first avoids most of her tricks, especially if she's recently used her dash, Distortion.

Stunning or silencing LeBlanc will prevent her from activating the return part of Distortion.

LeBlanc's ultimate can create fake LeBlancs during her spellcast or, rarely, at a distant position.

The fake LeBlanc created at a distance will always run at the nearest Champion, cast a harmless spell, then immediately disappear.

Alistar vs LeBlanc Counter Stats

Alistar Image
Win Rate
54 %
VS
Win Rate
46 %
LeBlanc Image
1.8
< Kills >
7.1
6.1
< Deaths >
5
13.2
< Assists >
7.1
0.29
< Killing Sprees >
1.55
37
< Minions Killed >
128
0.04
< Dragons Killed >
0.03
0.5
< Inhibitors >
0.37
1,182
< Physical Damage >
1,699
5,986
< Magic Damage >
17,330
760
< True Damage >
1,027
7,929
< Damage Dealt >
20,056
24,271
< Damage Taken >
20,697
7,778
< Gold Earned >
10,742
1.87
< Towers >
1.55
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.03
8,389
< Total Healing >
2,638
10,103
< Experience >
12,921
46
< Vision Score >
23
22
< Wards Placed >
10
148
< Time Dealing CC >
44

How to Counter LeBlanc with Alistar in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here underscore several influential Alistar versus LeBlanc counter statistics that may help us distinguish the differences and similarities between the pair. Alistar’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than LeBlanc’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Alistar may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than LeBlanc. This observation is in large part a result of the differences in assists.

Alistar typically has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than his enemy does. Typically, he takes more damage than LeBlanc. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities; however, it can also illustrate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Alistar and LeBlanc

Damage Types Compared

Alistar
LeBlanc
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Alistar
LeBlanc

Who is Better, Alistar or LeBlanc?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Alistar usually wins when playing against LeBlanc, with a 54.0% win rate. Thus, Alistar makes a great counter for LeBlanc.

While Alistar does have a much higher winrate than LeBlanc, when facing one another, Alistar also has a lower learning curve that makes him a less difficult champ to develop with. You should be be fine when picking Alistar into LeBlancas his relative depth means you may not be able to reach his full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Alistar also has a lot of CC and other utility, a similar amount to LeBlanc. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Alistar vs LeBlanc matchups, Alistar is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during late stage team fights.

Alistar is a great counter to LeBlanc. You will do well by focussing your tactics on keeping up your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Alistar against LeBlanc.

Additional Information for Alistar Players

How We Calculated Our Alistar vs LeBlanc Build and Stats

For this guide on countering LeBlanc as Alistar, we analyzed 446 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 LeBlanc 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.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

If you would like to truly master Alistar in order to counter LeBlanc during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions presented here, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Alistar usually gets a lot less CS as LeBlanc. Champions who on average don't earn many minion kills typically don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers displayed on this page to do well.

The top items to prioritize in your Alistar versus LeBlanc build include Locket of the Iron Solari, Thornmail, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Alistar combined at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better vs LeBlanc than with most other commonly used builds. In fact, Alistar had an average winrate of 54.0% battling LeBlanc with these items in his kit.

To have the best likelihood of annihilating LeBlanc 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 rune combinations we have analyed for Alistar vs LeBlanc clashes, this combo of runes yielded the best win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 54.0% winrate overall.

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