Alistar vs Sona Counter Build

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

How to Beat Sona as Alistar

3,477 Alistar vs Sona Matchups Analyzed

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of recently ranked LoL rounds every week. Within our dataset, Alistar faced Sona in 3477 matches. Using so many games with Alistar versus Sona provides us confidence in our ability to provide enlightening statistics and a supported build to wreck Sona This particular champion matchup is somewhat rare. Alistar has to counter Sona in only 2.7% of his matches.

Unfortunately, Alistar does a pathetic job of beating Sona. On average, he wins a lowly 46.4% of games the champs battle one another in. In Alistar against Sona rounds, Alistar’s side is 0.1% more expected to gain first blood, indicating that he most likely will be able to get first blood versus Sona.

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Best Alistar Items to Counter Sona

The best items to use in your Alistar versus Sona build include Locket of the Iron Solari, Zeke's Convergence, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Alistar combined at least these three items in his build, he performed much better vs. Sona than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Alistar boasted an average win rate of 56.5% when countering Sona with this counter build.

Best Alistar Runes to Counter Sona

Phase Rush Rune Phase Rush
Nimbus Cloak Rune Nimbus Cloak
Celerity Rune Celerity
Waterwalking Rune Waterwalking
Hextech Flashtraption Rune Hextech Flashtraption
Future's Market Rune Future's Market

To have the greatest chance of coming out on top against Sona as Alistar, Alistar players should use the Phase Rush, Nimbus Cloak, Celerity, Waterwalking, Hextech Flashtraption, and Future's Market runes from the Sorcery and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune builds players chose for Alistar vs Sona LoL games, this blending of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 52.8% winrate overall.

We have also included the best Sona runes to fight Alistar to help you infer how she will likely be built versus your champion.


1.8 | Alistar Sona | 2.4


5.6 | Alistar Sona | 5.3


12.6 | Alistar Sona | 14.1

Alistar vs Sona Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown here clarify some valuable Alistar vs. Sona matchup statistics that can help us grasp the differences and similarities between the pair. For instance, Alistar’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.6 is worse than Sona’s ratio of 3.1, highlighting that Alistar may be less central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Sona..

Alistar normally has a similar longest killing spree as his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, he receives more damage than Sona. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, but it can also illustrate that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further harm when engaged or poked.

In Alistar vs Sona matchups, Alistar commonly tallies a bit more CS than Sona. Champions that do not get very much CS usually do not require much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are able to scale easily off of their skills and stats alone. However, champions with plenty of CS, such as carries, typically require a lot of items to be useful. In either case, try to best the values presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

0.3 | Alistar Sona | 0.49

Largest Multi-Kill

0.82 | Alistar Sona | 0.93

Damage Dealt

7,003 | Alistar Sona | 10,279

Damage Taken

20,697 | Alistar Sona | 13,905

Healing Done

7,532 | Alistar Sona | 10,958

Vision Score

44 | Alistar Sona | 48

Gold Earned

7,356 | Alistar Sona | 7,918

Minions Killed

33 | Alistar Sona | 17

Dragons Killed

0.04 | Alistar Sona | 0.06

Barons Killed

0.01 | Alistar Sona | 0.01


1.8 | Alistar Sona | 2.54


0.46 | Alistar Sona | 0.62

CC Duration (sec)

95 | Alistar Sona | 28

Experience Earned

9,374 | Alistar Sona | 9,867

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 3,477 Alistar vs Sona 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 Sona 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.