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.
Malphite is one of a couple tanks who are capable of jungling. Watch out if he gets Smite.
If you're a physical damage character stay behind your allies when fighting Malphite. Ground Slam can significantly reduce your damage output.
The stat comparisons shown on this page clarify several significant Caitlyn vs. Malphite matchup statistics that may help us interpret the differences between the pair. For instance, Caitlyn’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Malphite’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Caitlyn may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Malphite..
Caitlyn normally has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her matchup does. Typically, she takes less damage than Malphite. This typically indicates differing health capacities, yet it can also hint that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to escape additional damage when engaged or poked.
Both LoL champions are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Caitlyn usually wins when playing against Malphite, with a 52.6% win rate. Therefore, Caitlyn makes a good counter to Malphite.
While Caitlyn does have a higher win rate than Malphite, when they face off with one another, Caitlyn also has a much greater level of difficulty that makes her a more challenging character to pick up and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Caitlyn into Malphite.
Furthermore, Caitlyn also has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Malphite. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.
While there is not a single best champion in League of Legends, in Caitlyn vs Malphite matchups, Caitlyn is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during late stage team fights.
Caitlyn is an above average counter to Malphite. You will do well by focussing your actions on increasing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Caitlyn against Malphite.
To learn all of the intricacies of Caitlyn to counter Malphite during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats presented above, you should grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Caitlyn usually racks up a similar amount of CS compared to Malphite. Champions who typically don't get much CS often don't require 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, typically need many items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers reported on this page to do well.
The ideal items to use in your Caitlyn versus Malphite build include Kraken Slayer, Infinity Edge, and Rapid Firecannon. When Caitlyn included at least these three items in her build, she did a lot better vs. Malphite than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Caitlyn had an average winrate of 52.6% when playing against Malphite with this counter build.
To have the greatest probability of beating Malphite 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 picked for Caitlyn vs Malphite counterpicks, this combination of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 52.6% winrate overall.
By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Malphite as Caitlyn are given for all skill levels, merged. If you would like to narrow the stats and builds to a distinct division, you can use the selection menu earlier on the page.