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.
Work with your allies to stack Concussive Blows, encourage them to basic attack marked targets.
Spread out when you see Sona so she can't make your entire team dance.
Kill Sona first, as she will heal up her team if left alone for too long.
The stat comparisons provided here highlight some critical Braum against Sona counter stats that can help you distinguish the differences between the two. For instance, Braum’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Sona’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Braum may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Sona..
Braum typically has a similar longest kill spree as his opponent does. On average, he receives more damage than Sona. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, yet it can also imply that the champ with higher health has less mobility and thus is not able to escape further damage when engaged or poked.
Both LoL champions are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Braum usually loses when taking on Sona, with a 46.8% win rate. Therefore, Braum makes a bad counter to Sona.
While Braum does have a lower win rate compared to Sona, when they face off with one another, Braum also has a lower learning curve that makes him a less difficult champion to learn and master. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Braum into Sona.
Additionally, Braum also has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Sona. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.
While there isn't a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Braum vs Sona matchups, Sona is the better champion with a much lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during teamfights.
Braum is a terribly counter for Sona. You will do well by focussing your strategy on increasing your CS and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Braum against Sona.
To learn all of the intricacies of Braum in order to counter Sona during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions presented here, you should increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Braum most often racks up more CS relative to Sona. Champs who typically don't acquire many minion kills usualy don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values shown here to do well.
The ideal items to prioritize in your Braum versus Sona build consist of Locket of the Iron Solari, Knight's Vow, and Pauldrons of Whiterock. When Braum incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he did a lot better when fighting Sona than with many other typical builds. In fact, Braum boasted an average win rate of 46.8% battling Sona with this build.
To have the highest likelihood of crushing Sona 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 rune builds players used for Braum vs Sona counterpicks, this combo of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 46.8% winrate overall.
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