How to Win Caitlyn vs Cho'Gath Counter Matchup Caitlyn is in the a tier of champions

Caitlyn vs Cho'Gath

How to Beat Cho'Gath as Caitlyn in LoL Cho'Gath is in the a tier of champions
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Tank Mage

How to Beat Cho'Gath as Caitlyn

based on 2,688 Caitlyn vs Cho'Gath matchups
Win Rate
50.7 %
K/D/A
2.4
Pick Rate
1.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We generate our matchup stats from the millions of recently rated LoL matches that we evaluate each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Cho'Gath as Caitlyn came out of an evaluation of 2688 ranked matches where both champs fought one another. This champ pairing is somewhat rare. Caitlyn fights Cho'Gath in only 1.9% of her games.

Caitlyn vs Cho'Gath Matchup Summary

Caitlyn has done a average job of beating Cho'Gath. On average, she wins a acceptable 50.7% of games the champions clash against one another in. In Caitlyn vs Cho'Gath rounds, Caitlyn’s team is 0.0% more probable to obtain first blood. This implies that she probably will be able to get first blood versus Cho'Gath.

Best Caitlyn vs Cho'Gath Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsNoonquiver

Core Caitlyn Items

~22 Mins
Kraken SlayerInfinity EdgeLord Dominik's Regards

Optional Items

StormrazorThe CollectorPhantom DancerRapid Firecannon

Summoner Spells

summonerexhaust summoner spell D
summonerflash summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Fleet Footwork Presence of MindLegend: BloodlineCoup de Grace
Sorcery Absolute FocusGathering Storm
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Caitlyn's passive ability p
Caitlyn q ability q
Caitlyn w ability w
Caitlyn e ability e
Caitlyn's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
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R
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W
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W
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E
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Cho'Gath as Caitlyn

Tips for Playing as Caitlyn against Cho'Gath

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.

Advice to Win Against Cho'Gath

Rupture has a smoke cloud indicating the area it will strike. Try to watch out for it to prevent Cho'Gath from being able to combo his abilities.

Purchasing a few HP items decreases the chances of Cho'Gath killing you quickly.

Focus on preventing Cho'Gath from reaching his max size.

Caitlyn vs Cho'Gath Counter Stats

Caitlyn Image
Win Rate
50.7 %
VS
Win Rate
49.3 %
Cho'Gath Image
6.7
< Kills >
5.7
5.7
< Deaths >
5.6
7
< Assists >
6.3
1.55
< Killing Sprees >
1.28
166
< Minions Killed >
141
0.23
< Dragons Killed >
0.45
0.6
< Inhibitors >
0.43
19,398
< Physical Damage >
2,292
1,333
< Magic Damage >
12,367
1,174
< True Damage >
3,581
21,906
< Damage Dealt >
18,241
19,027
< Damage Taken >
35,009
11,923
< Gold Earned >
11,104
2.65
< Towers >
2.03
0.06
< Baron Takedowns >
0.18
3,273
< Total Healing >
7,778
12,482
< Experience >
13,999
18
< Vision Score >
18
8
< Wards Placed >
8
77
< Time Dealing CC >
1,078

How to Counter Cho'Gath with Caitlyn in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page clarify several vital Caitlyn against Cho'Gath counter statistics that may help us appreciate the differences between the pair. For instance, Caitlyn’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Cho'Gath’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Caitlyn may be more central to her team's team fighting capacity than Cho'Gath..

Caitlyn typically has a similar longest killing spree as her opponent does. Typically, she receives less damage than Cho'Gath. This typically indicates differing health capacities, yet it can also show that the champ with higher HP has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Caitlyn and Cho'Gath

Damage Types Compared

Caitlyn
Cho'Gath
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Caitlyn
Cho'Gath

Who is Better, Caitlyn or Cho'Gath?

Both League champs are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Caitlyn usually fairs equally well when trying to fight Cho'Gath, with a 50.7% win rate. Therefore, Caitlyn makes an ok counter to Cho'Gath.

While Caitlyn does have a higher win rate than Cho'Gath, when they face off with one another, Caitlyn also has a greater difficulty level that makes her a more challenging champ to learn and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Caitlyn into Cho'Gath.

Furthermore, Caitlyn also has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Cho'Gath. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Caitlyn vs Cho'Gath matchups, Caitlyn is the better champion with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during late stage team fights.

Caitlyn is a decent counter to Cho'Gath. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on maximizing your gold income and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Caitlyn against Cho'Gath.

Additional Information for Caitlyn Players

How We Calculated Our Caitlyn vs Cho'Gath Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Cho'Gath as Caitlyn, we analyzed 2,688 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 Cho'Gath as Caitlyn 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 Caitlyn in order to counter Cho'Gath during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions displayed above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Caitlyn most often gets a similar amount of CS as Cho'Gath. Champs who on average don't take many minion kills usualy don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the numbers reported here to do well.

The most important items to prioritize in your Caitlyn versus Cho'Gath build include Kraken Slayer, Infinity Edge, and Lord Dominik's Regards. When Caitlyn included at least these three pieces in her build, she performed significantly better vs. Cho'Gath than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Caitlyn had an average winrate of 50.7% when countering Cho'Gath with this build.

To have the best probability of annihilating Cho'Gath as Caitlyn, you should take the Fleet Footwork, Presence of Mind, Legend: Bloodline, Coup de Grace, Absolute Focus, and Gathering Storm runes from the Precision and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune sets players used for Caitlyn vs Cho'Gath matchups, this combo of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 50.7% win rate overall.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Cho'Gath as Caitlyn are shown for every ranked division. To narrow the statistics and builds to a specific skill level, you should use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.