How to Win Caitlyn vs Hecarim Counter Matchup Caitlyn is in the a tier of champions

Caitlyn vs Hecarim

How to Beat Hecarim as Caitlyn in LoL Hecarim is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Hecarim as Caitlyn

based on 2,634 Caitlyn vs Hecarim matchups
Win Rate
47.3 %
K/D/A
2.12
Pick Rate
1.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of ranked League rounds each and every week. Within our dataset, Caitlyn engaged Hecarim 2634 times. With so many matchups for Caitlyn vs Hecarim provides us faith in our capacity to provide informative stats and a recommended build to smash Hecarim. This pairing is fairly rare. Caitlyn is forced to battle against Hecarim in only 1.9% of her games.

Caitlyn vs Hecarim Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Caitlyn does a poor job of beating Hecarim. On average, she wins a lowly 47.3% of games the champions fight one another in. In Caitlyn vs Hecarim rounds, Caitlyn’s side is 0.0% more expected to earn first blood, indicating that she most likely will get first blood versus Hecarim.

Best Caitlyn vs Hecarim Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
DaggerNoonquiver

Core Caitlyn Items

~22 Mins
GaleforceInfinity EdgeRapid Firecannon

Optional Items

StormrazorThe CollectorLord Dominik's Regards

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal 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
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Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
8
W
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Q
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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 Hecarim as Caitlyn

Tips for Playing as Caitlyn against Hecarim

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 Hecarim

Hecarim's ultimate causes opponents to flee in terror. Spread out to reduce his power in fights.

Hecarim gains life from nearby enemies with Spirit of Dread but lacks durability, use burst damage.

Caitlyn vs Hecarim Counter Stats

Caitlyn Image
Win Rate
47.3 %
VS
Win Rate
52.7 %
Hecarim Image
6.2
< Kills >
7.3
6
< Deaths >
5.4
6.5
< Assists >
8.6
1.42
< Killing Sprees >
1.61
169
< Minions Killed >
35
0.2
< Dragons Killed >
1.39
0.54
< Inhibitors >
0.42
17,362
< Physical Damage >
13,237
1,344
< Magic Damage >
2,921
966
< True Damage >
1,339
19,673
< Damage Dealt >
17,498
18,663
< Damage Taken >
37,020
11,643
< Gold Earned >
11,926
2.5
< Towers >
1.46
0.06
< Baron Takedowns >
0.3
3,041
< Total Healing >
15,667
12,135
< Experience >
13,492
18
< Vision Score >
19
8
< Wards Placed >
5
71
< Time Dealing CC >
257

How to Counter Hecarim with Caitlyn in LoL

The stats shown on this page highlight several valuable Caitlyn vs. Hecarim counter stats that can help you realize the differences between the two. For instance, Caitlyn’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Hecarim’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Caitlyn may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Hecarim..

Caitlyn often has a similar longest kill spree as her foe does. Commonly, she takes less damage than Hecarim. This commonly reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also imply that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Caitlyn and Hecarim

Damage Types Compared

Caitlyn
Hecarim
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Caitlyn
Hecarim

Who is Better, Caitlyn or Hecarim?

Both LoL champions are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Caitlyn usually loses when taking on Hecarim, with a 47.3% win rate. As a result, Caitlyn makes a bad counter for Hecarim.

While Caitlyn does have a lower win rate than Hecarim, when they face off with one another, Caitlyn also has a greater level of difficulty that makes her a more challenging character to pick up and master. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Caitlyn into Hecarim.

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

While there isn't one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Caitlyn vs Hecarim matchups, Hecarim is the better champion with a lower win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during late stage team fights.

Caitlyn is a terribly counter to Hecarim. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on keeping up your gold income and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Caitlyn against Hecarim.

Additional Information for Caitlyn Players

How We Calculated Our Caitlyn vs Hecarim Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Hecarim as Caitlyn, we analyzed 2,634 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 Hecarim 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 truly master Caitlyn to counter Hecarim during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions shown above, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Caitlyn typically accumulates much more CS compared to Hecarim. Champs who typically don't get much CS typically don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have many items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers reported here to do well.

The best items to focus on in your Caitlyn versus Hecarim build consist of Galeforce, Infinity Edge, and Rapid Firecannon. When Caitlyn included at least these three pieces in her build, she performed much better vs. Hecarim than with many other common builds. In fact, Caitlyn had an average winrate of 47.3% when playing against Hecarim with this counter build.

To have the best probability of coming out on top against Hecarim 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 builds that we analyzed for Caitlyn vs Hecarim LoL games, this sequence of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 47.3% winrate overall.

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