Fire 90 Caliber Net away from the opponent to close the gap or hop over walls.
Avoid using Ace in the Hole in large team melees as it might be blocked by the wrong target.
Make use of her Yordle Snap Traps by placing them pre-emptively to ensure that you'll have one off of cooldown during combat.
Erratic movement, or hiding behind creep waves can make it difficult for Amumu to instigate a fight with Bandage Toss.
Amumu's Despair makes purchasing primarily Health items a risky proposition.
Avoid bunching up with other allies when Amumu has his ultimate available.
The stat comparisons provided here underscore some important Caitlyn vs. Amumu counter statistics that may help you figure out the differences and similarities between this set of champions. Caitlyn’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Amumu’s ratio of NaN, showing that Caitlyn may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Amumu..
Caitlyn usually has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her opponent does. On average, she receives less damage than Amumu. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also show that the one champ has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from additional harm when poked or engaged.
Both League of Legends champions are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Caitlyn usually loses when taking on Amumu, with a 44.5% win rate. Therefore, Caitlyn makes a poor counter for Amumu.
While Caitlyn does have a much lower winrate compared to Amumu, when on opposite teams, Caitlyn also has a much greater learning curve that makes her a more difficult character to pick up and master. You may get destroyed when picking Caitlyn into Amumu.
Furthermore, Caitlyn has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Amumu. 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 one best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Caitlyn vs Amumu matchups, Amumu is the better champion with a much lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during team fights.
Caitlyn is a trash counter to Amumu. Focus your play on maximizing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Caitlyn against Amumu.
To truly master Caitlyn to counter Amumu 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 stats presented here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.
Caitlyn on average gets much more CS compared to Amumu. Champions who on average don't get much CS usualy don't need much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. They are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have many items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the values shown on this page to do well.
The top items to focus on in your Caitlyn versus Amumu build consist of Infinity Edge, Lord Dominik's Regards, and Bloodthirster. When Caitlyn included at least these three items in her build, she performed a lot better vs. Amumu than with most other typical builds. In fact, Caitlyn had an average winrate of 44.5% when countering Amumu with this counter build.
To have the greatest likelihood of crushing Amumu as Caitlyn, Caitlyn players should equip the Lethal Tempo, Presence of Mind, Legend: Bloodline, Coup de Grace, Absolute Focus, and Gathering Storm runes from the Precision and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the rune sets that we analyzed for Caitlyn vs Amumu face-offs, this mixture of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 44.5% winrate overall.
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