How to Win Braum vs Caitlyn Counter Matchup Braum is in the b tier of champions

Braum vs Caitlyn

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

based on 1,146 Braum vs Caitlyn matchups
Win Rate
47.5 %
K/D/A
2.85
Pick Rate
5.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our counter stats from the millions of rated LoL games that we analyze each week. This guide on how to beat Caitlyn as Braum came out of an examination of 1146 ranked games where both champions opposed each other. This counter pairing is relatively uncommon. Braum is forced to battle against Caitlyn in only 5.8% of his matches.

Braum vs Caitlyn Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Braum has done a poor job of countering Caitlyn. Typically, he wins a lowly 47.5% of the time the champs face off with one another in. In Braum versus Caitlyn games, Braum’s team is 0.0% more expected to gain first blood, implying that he probably will be able to get first blood versus Caitlyn.

Best Braum vs Caitlyn Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSteel Shoulderguards

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsCloth Armor

Core Braum Items

~22 Mins
Locket of the Iron SolariKnight's VowBulwark of the Mountain

Optional Items

ThornmailPauldrons of Whiterock

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Resolve Guardian Font of LifeBone PlatingUnflinching
Inspiration Biscuit DeliveryCosmic Insight
CDRScaling Armor HealthScaling
Braum's passive ability p
Braum q ability q
Braum w ability w
Braum e ability e
Braum's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Caitlyn as Braum

Tips for Playing as Braum against Caitlyn

Work with your allies to stack Concussive Blows, encourage them to basic attack marked targets.

Leap in front of squishy friends and shield them from projectiles with Unbreakable.

Glacial Fissure leaves a powerful slow zone, position it well to split teamfights and slow the enemy approach.

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).

Braum vs Caitlyn Counter Stats

Braum Image
Win Rate
47.5 %
VS
Win Rate
52.5 %
Caitlyn Image
1.5
< Kills >
6.5
5.4
< Deaths >
5.6
13.9
< Assists >
7.4
0.26
< Killing Sprees >
1.51
34
< Minions Killed >
170
0.05
< Dragons Killed >
0.24
0.49
< Inhibitors >
0.62
1,274
< Physical Damage >
18,124
6,013
< Magic Damage >
1,293
585
< True Damage >
1,154
7,872
< Damage Dealt >
20,572
22,182
< Damage Taken >
18,417
7,729
< Gold Earned >
11,974
1.69
< Towers >
2.81
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.06
2,454
< Total Healing >
3,164
10,508
< Experience >
12,410
46
< Vision Score >
19
22
< Wards Placed >
8
187
< Time Dealing CC >
79

How to Counter Caitlyn with Braum in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here feature some significant Braum against Caitlyn counter statistics that may help you figure out the differences and similarities between the two. As an example, Braum’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Caitlyn’s ratio of NaN, showing that Braum may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Caitlyn. This observation is in large part fueled by the differences in assists.

Braum usually has a significantly smaller longest kill spree than his opponent does. On average, he takes more damage than Caitlyn. This typically indicates differing health capacities, yet it can also imply that the champion with more HP has less mobility and thus is unable to escape further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Braum and Caitlyn

Damage Types Compared

Braum
Caitlyn
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Braum
Caitlyn

Who is Better, Braum or Caitlyn?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Braum usually loses when facing off against Caitlyn, with a 47.5% win rate. Thus, Braum makes a poor counter for Caitlyn.

While Braum does have a lower winrate compared to Caitlyn, when they face off with one another, Braum also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less difficult champion to develop with. You should be very concerned when picking Braum into Caitlyn.

Additionally, Braum has a good 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 lot of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Braum vs Caitlyn matchups, Caitlyn is the better champ with a lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during team fights.

Braum is a bad counter for Caitlyn. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on keeping up your gold income and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Braum against Caitlyn.

Additional Information for Braum Players

How We Calculated Our Braum vs Caitlyn Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Caitlyn as Braum, we analyzed 1,146 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 Braum 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 Braum to counter Caitlyn during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions shown above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Braum typically picks up a lot less CS as Caitlyn. Champs who on average don't get much CS usualy don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values displayed on this page to do well.

The ideal items to have in your Braum versus Caitlyn build include Locket of the Iron Solari, Knight's Vow, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Braum incorporated at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better when facing Caitlyn than with many other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Braum boasted an average win rate of 47.5% when playing against Caitlyn with this build.

To have the best likelihood of coming out on top against Caitlyn as Braum, you should take the Guardian, Font of Life, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Biscuit Delivery, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Resolve and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the runes players used for Braum vs Caitlyn counters, this mix of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 47.5% win rate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Caitlyn as Braum are shown for every ranked division. If you would like to narrow the statistics and builds to a distinct player tier, you should use the selection menu located earlier in the counter matchup guide.