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

Caitlyn vs Lissandra

How to Beat Lissandra as Caitlyn in LoL Lissandra is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Lissandra as Caitlyn

based on 1,546 Caitlyn vs Lissandra matchups
Win Rate
53.7 %
K/D/A
2.4
Pick Rate
1.1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We generate our counter stats from the millions of recently rated League rounds that we analyze each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Lissandra as Caitlyn resulted from an examination of 1546 ranked rounds where both champs faced each other. This particular champ matchup is somewhat rare. Caitlyn encounters Lissandra in only 1.1% of her games.

Caitlyn vs Lissandra Matchup Summary

Caitlyn has done a good job of beating Lissandra. On average, she wins a terrific 53.7% of the time the champs battle one another in. In Caitlyn against Lissandra matches, Caitlyn’s team is 0.1% more probable to earn first blood. This implies that she probably will get first blood against Lissandra.

Best Caitlyn vs Lissandra Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
DaggerNoonquiver

Core Caitlyn Items

~22 Mins
GaleforceRapid FirecannonThe Collector

Optional Items

Infinity EdgeLord Dominik's RegardsStormrazor

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 Lethal Tempo 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
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
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R
12
W
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W
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Lissandra as Caitlyn

Tips for Playing as Caitlyn against Lissandra

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 Lissandra

The best way to stop Lissandra from moving using her Glacial Path is to immobilize her before she reactivates it.

Lissandra's Ring of Frost has a long cooldown at early ranks; engage her while it's on cooldown.

Lissandra's Ice Shard only slows the first unit it hits. Approach Lissandra from behind your team's minions to avoid being slowed.

Caitlyn vs Lissandra Counter Stats

Caitlyn Image
Win Rate
53.7 %
VS
Win Rate
46.3 %
Lissandra Image
6.8
< Kills >
5
5.8
< Deaths >
5.9
7.1
< Assists >
8.5
1.57
< Killing Sprees >
1.16
170
< Minions Killed >
159
0.25
< Dragons Killed >
0.06
0.58
< Inhibitors >
0.38
18,028
< Physical Damage >
1,195
1,380
< Magic Damage >
16,494
933
< True Damage >
971
20,342
< Damage Dealt >
18,661
18,651
< Damage Taken >
21,395
12,037
< Gold Earned >
10,710
2.68
< Towers >
1.64
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
3,134
< Total Healing >
2,274
12,373
< Experience >
13,366
19
< Vision Score >
19
8
< Wards Placed >
9
73
< Time Dealing CC >
250

How to Counter Lissandra with Caitlyn in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here feature several important Caitlyn vs. Lissandra counter stats that can help us appreciate the distinctions between the two. Caitlyn’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Lissandra’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Caitlyn may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Lissandra..

Caitlyn normally has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her enemy does. Typically, she takes a similar amount of damage to Lissandra. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also indicate that the champ with more HP has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Caitlyn and Lissandra

Damage Types Compared

Caitlyn
Lissandra
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Caitlyn
Lissandra

Who is Better, Caitlyn or Lissandra?

Both League champions are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Caitlyn usually wins when playing against Lissandra, with a 53.7% win rate. As a result, Caitlyn makes a great counter for Lissandra.

While Caitlyn does have a higher win rate than Lissandra, when on opposite teams, Caitlyn also has a greater difficulty level that makes her a more challenging champ to pick up and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Caitlyn into Lissandra.

Additionally, Caitlyn has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Lissandra. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Caitlyn vs Lissandra matchups, Caitlyn is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during team fights.

Caitlyn is a great counter to Lissandra. Make sure you focus your strategy on maximizing your gold income and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Caitlyn against Lissandra.

Additional Information for Caitlyn Players

How We Calculated Our Caitlyn vs Lissandra Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Lissandra as Caitlyn, we analyzed 1,546 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 Lissandra 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 in order to counter Lissandra during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you mind the build and stats presented above, you should grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Caitlyn on average picks up a similar amount of CS as Lissandra. Champions who on average don't get much CS usualy don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values displayed here to do well.

The top items to focus on in your Caitlyn versus Lissandra build include Galeforce, Rapid Firecannon, and The Collector. When Caitlyn included at least these three items in her build, she performed much better countering Lissandra than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Caitlyn had an average winrate of 53.7% battling Lissandra with this counter build.

To have the best probability of defeating Lissandra as Caitlyn, you should use 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 builds players used for Caitlyn vs Lissandra LoL games, this combo of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 53.7% winrate overall.

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