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

Braum vs Kayle

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

based on 646 Braum vs Kayle matchups
Win Rate
49.7 %
K/D/A
2.87
Pick Rate
3.3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our matchup statistics from the millions of recently ranked League rounds that we review each week. Our guide on how to beat Kayle as Braum resulted from an analysis of 646 ranked matches where both champs clashed against one another. This particular champion pairing is somewhat rare. Braum encounters Kayle in only 3.3% of his matches.

Braum vs Kayle Matchup Summary

Braum has done a ok job of countering Kayle. On average, he wins a acceptable 49.7% of the time the champs fight each other in. In Braum versus Kayle matches, Braum’s team is 0.1% more probable to earn first blood, implying that he probably will be able to get first blood versus Kayle.

Best Braum vs Kayle 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 SolariThornmailPauldrons of Whiterock

Optional Items

Knight's VowBulwark of the Mountain

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
AttackSpeed Armor Armor
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
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R
12
E
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E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Kayle as Braum

Tips for Playing as Braum against Kayle

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 Kayle

Kayle starts the game as a weaker melee champion. Try to put her behind before she ascends to her ranged form.

Divine Judgment only grants Kayle or her allies immunity to damage. Slows and stuns can still be applied, so trap them if they're being overzealous.

Kayle is usually a fragile target. If you see her ultimate cast on an ally, switch to attacking her.

Braum vs Kayle Counter Stats

Braum Image
Win Rate
49.7 %
VS
Win Rate
50.3 %
Kayle Image
1.6
< Kills >
4.9
5.4
< Deaths >
5.6
13.9
< Assists >
5.9
0.25
< Killing Sprees >
1.15
35
< Minions Killed >
184
0.06
< Dragons Killed >
0.11
0.55
< Inhibitors >
0.56
1,332
< Physical Damage >
5,118
5,826
< Magic Damage >
11,966
524
< True Damage >
1,483
7,682
< Damage Dealt >
18,567
21,359
< Damage Taken >
22,376
7,747
< Gold Earned >
11,959
1.84
< Towers >
2.56
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.06
2,266
< Total Healing >
5,366
10,399
< Experience >
14,766
44
< Vision Score >
17
21
< Wards Placed >
8
184
< Time Dealing CC >
224

How to Counter Kayle with Braum in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page feature some influential Braum versus Kayle matchup statistics that can help us realize the distinctions between the two. Braum’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Kayle’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Braum may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Kayle. This observation is in large part a result of the differences in assists.

Braum normally has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than his foe does. Typically, he takes a similar amount of damage to Kayle. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also show that the champ with higher HP has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Braum and Kayle

Damage Types Compared

Braum
Kayle
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Braum
Kayle

Who is Better, Braum or Kayle?

Both League of Legends champs are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Braum usually fairs equally well when playing against Kayle, with a 49.7% win rate. Therefore, Braum makes an ok counter to Kayle.

While Braum does have a lower win rate compared to Kayle, when facing one another, Braum also has a much lower level of difficulty that makes him a less complex champ to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Braum into Kayle.

Furthermore, Braum also has a good amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Kayle. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

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

Braum is a somewhat poor counter for Kayle. Focus your actions on maximizing your CS and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Braum against Kayle.

Additional Information for Braum Players

How We Calculated Our Braum vs Kayle Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Kayle as Braum, we analyzed 646 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 Kayle 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

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Braum in order to counter Kayle during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions shown above, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Braum usually accumulates a lot less CS relative to Kayle. Champs who on average don't take many minion kills usualy don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. They are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers shown here to do well.

The most important items to use in your Braum versus Kayle build include Locket of the Iron Solari, Thornmail, and Pauldrons of Whiterock. When Braum included at least these three items in his build, he did a lot better vs Kayle than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Braum boasted an average win rate of 49.7% when countering Kayle with these items in his kit.

To have the highest probability of annihilating Kayle as Braum, you should use the Guardian, Font of Life, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Biscuit Delivery, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Resolve and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune builds players picked for Braum vs Kayle matchups, this order of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 49.7% win rate overall.

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