How to Win Ashe vs Caitlyn Counter Matchup Ashe is in the a tier of champions

Ashe vs Caitlyn

How to Beat Caitlyn as Ashe in LoL Caitlyn is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Caitlyn as Ashe

based on 11,885 Ashe vs Caitlyn matchups
Win Rate
51.4 %
K/D/A
2.53
Pick Rate
6.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our matchup statistics from the millions of ranked LoL matches that we analyze every week. Our guide on how to beat Caitlyn as Ashe resulted from an evaluation of 11885 ranked games where both champs fought one another. This particular counter pairing is relatively uncommon. Ashe is forced to battle against Caitlyn in only 6.7% of her rounds.

Ashe vs Caitlyn Matchup Summary

Ashe has done a decent job of countering Caitlyn. Normally, she wins a acceptable 51.4% of matches the champs face one another in. In Ashe vs Caitlyn rounds, Ashe’s team is 0.0% more expected to obtain first blood, indicating that she most likely will be able to get first blood against Caitlyn.

Best Ashe vs Caitlyn Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSpectral Sickle

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsNoonquiver

Core Ashe Items

~22 Mins
Imperial MandateManamuneBlack Mist Scythe

Optional Items

Infinity EdgePhantom DancerWit's EndGuinsoo's Rageblade

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Lethal Tempo Presence of MindLegend: BloodlineCut Down
Inspiration Magical FootwearApproach Velocity
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Ashe's passive ability p
Ashe q ability q
Ashe w ability w
Ashe e ability e
Ashe's ultimate ability r
1
W
2
E
3
Q
4
W
5
W
6
R
7
W
8
E
9
W
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
Q
15
Q
16
R

Guide to Countering Caitlyn as Ashe

Tips for Playing as Ashe against Caitlyn

Volley arrows are blocked by the first enemy they hit, so keep your distance to avoid having them all absorbed by enemy frontliners.

Hawkshot reveals units in brush. If a team fight is occuring in the jungle it can give you a significant advantage.

Try to fire Enchanted Crystal Arrow in the same direction enemies are moving, so it is more likely to hit.

Advice to Win Against Caitlyn

You can intercept Ace in the Hole's missile from hitting an ally if you stand in its path.

Keep behind allied minions if Caitlyn is harassing you with Piltover Peacemaker (it deals less damage with each subsequent target).

Ashe vs Caitlyn Counter Stats

Ashe Image
Win Rate
51.4 %
VS
Win Rate
48.6 %
Caitlyn Image
4.5
< Kills >
6.7
5.9
< Deaths >
6
10.4
< Assists >
6.7
1.02
< Killing Sprees >
1.55
110
< Minions Killed >
168
0.17
< Dragons Killed >
0.22
0.49
< Inhibitors >
0.56
13,313
< Physical Damage >
17,461
3,083
< Magic Damage >
1,343
938
< True Damage >
888
17,336
< Damage Dealt >
19,692
18,052
< Damage Taken >
19,471
10,293
< Gold Earned >
11,968
2.03
< Towers >
2.58
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.06
1,920
< Total Healing >
3,270
11,907
< Experience >
12,493
33
< Vision Score >
18
13
< Wards Placed >
8
576
< Time Dealing CC >
71

How to Counter Caitlyn with Ashe in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here highlight some influential Ashe versus Caitlyn matchup stats that can help us understand the differences and similarities between the pair. For instance, Ashe’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Caitlyn’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Ashe may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Caitlyn..

Ashe often has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than her enemy does. Commonly, she receives a similar amount of damage to Caitlyn. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also indicate that the champ with higher health has less agility and thus is unable to flee from further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Ashe and Caitlyn

Damage Types Compared

Ashe
Caitlyn
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Ashe
Caitlyn

Who is Better, Ashe or Caitlyn?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Ashe usually wins when facing off against Caitlyn, with a 51.4% win rate. Therefore, Ashe makes a good counter to Caitlyn.

While Ashe does have a higher winrate than Caitlyn, when they face off with one another, Ashe also has a lower learning curve that makes her a less complex character to pick up and master. You should be careful when picking Ashe into Caitlyn.

Furthermore, Ashe also has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Caitlyn. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion in League of Legends, in Ashe vs Caitlyn matchups, Ashe is the better champion with a higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during team fights.

Ashe is a decent counter for Caitlyn. Make sure you focus your gameplay on maximizing your gold income and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Ashe against Caitlyn.

Additional Information for Ashe Players

How We Calculated Our Ashe vs Caitlyn Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Caitlyn as Ashe, we analyzed 11,885 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 Caitlyn as Ashe 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

To learn all of the intricacies of Ashe to counter Caitlyn during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and tips displayed here, you will grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Ashe most often picks up less CS relative to Caitlyn. Champions who on average don't earn many minion kills often don't require much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. They are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The top items to have in your Ashe versus Caitlyn build include Imperial Mandate, Manamune, and Black Mist Scythe. When Ashe included at least these three items in her build, she performed a lot better when facing Caitlyn than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Ashe boasted an average win rate of 51.4% battling Caitlyn with this build.

To have the highest probability of coming out on top against Caitlyn as Ashe, you should use the Lethal Tempo, Presence of Mind, Legend: Bloodline, Cut Down, Magical Footwear, and Approach Velocity runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the runes players used for Ashe vs Caitlyn counters, this mixture of runes resulted in the best win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 51.4% win rate overall.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Caitlyn as Ashe are given for all skill levels combined. If you want to narrow the statistics and builds to a distinct rank, you may use the selection menu located earlier in the counter matchup guide.