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

Braum vs Leona

How to Beat Leona as Braum in LoL Leona is in the a tier of champions
Support Tank
Tank Support

How to Beat Leona as Braum

based on 624 Braum vs Leona matchups
Win Rate
47.1 %
K/D/A
2.9
Pick Rate
3.2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our counter statistics from the millions of rated LoL rounds that we get from Riot Games each week. Our guide on how to beat Leona as Braum came out of an analysis of 624 ranked games where both champions fought each other. This champion matchup is relatively rare. Braum is forced to battle against Leona in only 3.2% of his matches.

Braum vs Leona Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Braum does a below average job of countering Leona. Typically, he wins a lowly 47.1% of matches the champs battle each other in. In Braum versus Leona games, Braum’s team is 0.0% more expected to earn first blood, implying that he probably will be able to get first blood against Leona.

Best Braum vs Leona 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 Leona as Braum

Tips for Playing as Braum against Leona

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 Leona

When Leona activates Eclipse, you have three seconds to get away from her before she deals damage.

Only foes in the center of Solar Flare get stunned, so you can often avoid this if you're quick.

Braum vs Leona Counter Stats

Braum Image
Win Rate
47.1 %
VS
Win Rate
52.9 %
Leona Image
1.7
< Kills >
1.8
5.8
< Deaths >
6.2
15.1
< Assists >
13.3
0.27
< Killing Sprees >
0.33
33
< Minions Killed >
35
0.04
< Dragons Killed >
0.04
0.46
< Inhibitors >
0.39
1,532
< Physical Damage >
2,295
6,015
< Magic Damage >
4,228
590
< True Damage >
775
8,138
< Damage Dealt >
7,299
21,334
< Damage Taken >
20,323
7,756
< Gold Earned >
7,699
1.76
< Towers >
1.48
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
2,297
< Total Healing >
1,790
10,181
< Experience >
10,079
45
< Vision Score >
46
21
< Wards Placed >
21
186
< Time Dealing CC >
119

How to Counter Leona with Braum in LoL

The stats provided here underscore some critical Braum vs. Leona counter statistics that can help us grasp the distinctions between the pair. For instance, Braum’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Leona’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Braum may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Leona..

Braum often has a similar longest kill spree as his opponent does. Typically, he receives a similar amount of damage to Leona. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also show that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Braum and Leona

Damage Types Compared

Braum
Leona
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Braum
Leona

Who is Better, Braum or Leona?

Both League of Legends champs are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Braum usually loses when facing off against Leona, with a 47.1% win rate. As a result, Braum makes a poor counter for Leona.

While Braum does have a lower winrate compared to Leona, when facing one another, Braum also has a lower level of difficulty that makes him a less challenging champ to learn and master. You may get destroyed when picking Braum into Leona.

Furthermore, Braum has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Leona. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

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

Braum is a garbage counter to Leona. Focus your actions on maximizing your CS and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Braum against Leona.

Additional Information for Braum Players

How We Calculated Our Braum vs Leona Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Leona as Braum, we analyzed 624 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 Leona 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 to counter Leona 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 listen to the build and suggestions displayed here, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Braum most often accumulates a similar amount of CS relative to Leona. Champions who typically don't earn much CS often don't need much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The most important items to use in your Braum versus Leona build include Locket of the Iron Solari, Knight's Vow, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Braum included at least these three pieces in his build, he performed significantly better vs. Leona than with most other common builds. In fact, Braum had an average winrate of 47.1% when playing against Leona with this build.

To have the best chance of defeating Leona as Braum, Braum players should use 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 rune combinations that we analyzed for Braum vs Leona battles, this combo of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 47.1% win rate overall.

If you would like to get Braum vs Leona tips and counter stats for a an individual skill level, feel free to choose one from the selection menu above. At first, the statistics and guides displayed are calculated using every match played with both champions.