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.
Using Pulverize can allow you to establish better positioning for Headbutt.
Lee Sin relies heavily on following up with his abilities. Use disables to prevent him from chaining together his abilities and attacks.
Stay spread out to minimize the impact of Lee Sin's ultimate, Dragon's Rage.
Lee Sin has powerful tools to combat physical damage in Iron Will and Cripple but he is still vulnerable to magic damage.
The stat comparisons shown on this page highlight several valuable Alistar against Lee Sin matchup statistics that may help us grasp the differences and similarities between the pair. Alistar’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Lee Sin’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Alistar may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Lee Sin. This observation is largely fueled by the differences in assists.
Alistar usually has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than his counter does. Typically, he takes less damage than Lee Sin. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities; however, it can also indicate that the champ with more health has less agility and thus is unable to flee from further damage when engaged or poked.
Both LoL champions are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Alistar usually wins when playing against Lee Sin, with a 57.3% win rate. As a result, Alistar makes a fantastic counter to Lee Sin.
While Alistar does have a much higher win rate compared to Lee Sin, when facing one another, Alistar also has a greater difficulty level that makes him a more time consuming character to learn. You don't need to be too worried when picking Alistar into Lee Sinas his relative depth means you may not be able to unleash his full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.
Furthermore, Alistar has a great deal of utility and CC, a similar amount to Lee Sin. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.
While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Alistar vs Lee Sin matchups, Alistar is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during team fights.
Alistar is a great counter to Lee Sin. Focus your tactics on increasing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Alistar against Lee Sin.
To learn all of the intricacies of Alistar in order to counter Lee Sin during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and stats shown above, you should increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Alistar most often accumulates a similar amount of CS as Lee Sin. Champions who typically don't acquire much CS often don't require much CS to be effective, such as supports. They are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values displayed here to do well.
The most important items to prioritize in your Alistar versus Lee Sin 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 did a lot better vs Lee Sin than with most other common item sets. In fact, Alistar boasted an average winrate of 57.3% when countering Lee Sin with these items in his kit.
To have the highest likelihood of vanquishing Lee Sin as Alistar, you should take the Glacial Augment, Hextech Flashtraption, Biscuit Delivery, Cosmic Insight, Bone Plating, and Unflinching runes from the Inspiration and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Alistar vs Lee Sin battles, this combo of runes yielded the highest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 57.3% win rate overall.
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