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

Caitlyn vs Nilah

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

based on 8,317 Caitlyn vs Nilah matchups
Win Rate
50.4 %
K/D/A
2.39
Pick Rate
5.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our matchup statistics from the millions of recently rated LoL rounds that we evaluate each week. Our guide on how to beat Nilah as Caitlyn came out of an examination of 8317 ranked rounds where both champions faced one another. This particular champion pairing is somewhat uncommon. Caitlyn has to counter Nilah in only 5.9% of her matches.

Caitlyn vs Nilah Matchup Summary

Caitlyn does a average job of beating Nilah. On average, she wins a acceptable 50.4% of matches the champs face one another in. In Caitlyn versus Nilah matches, Caitlyn’s team is 0.1% more probable to gain first blood, indicating that she most likely will be able to get first blood versus Nilah.

Best Caitlyn vs Nilah Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
PickaxeNoonquiver

Core Caitlyn Items

~22 Mins
GaleforceInfinity EdgeStormrazor

Optional Items

Phantom DancerGuardian AngelThe CollectorRapid Firecannon

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 e
>
Last skill for Caitlyn to max out w

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
E
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Q
10
E
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R
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E
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E
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Nilah as Caitlyn

Tips for Playing as Caitlyn against Nilah

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.

Caitlyn vs Nilah Counter Stats

Caitlyn Image
Win Rate
50.4 %
VS
Win Rate
49.6 %
Nilah Image
6.9
< Kills >
6.1
5.9
< Deaths >
6.6
7.2
< Assists >
7.1
1.58
< Killing Sprees >
1.39
166
< Minions Killed >
157
0.22
< Dragons Killed >
0.21
0.59
< Inhibitors >
0.55
18,759
< Physical Damage >
15,629
1,408
< Magic Damage >
246
967
< True Damage >
588
21,135
< Damage Dealt >
16,464
18,559
< Damage Taken >
24,538
11,946
< Gold Earned >
11,605
2.75
< Towers >
2.43
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.06
2,947
< Total Healing >
4,856
12,479
< Experience >
13,072
18
< Vision Score >
16
8
< Wards Placed >
8
78
< Time Dealing CC >
84

How to Counter Nilah with Caitlyn in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page emphasize several valuable Caitlyn vs. Nilah counter stats that can help you interpret the differences between these two champs. Caitlyn’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Nilah’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Caitlyn may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Nilah..

Caitlyn normally has a similar longest kill spree as her matchup does. Commonly, she receives less damage than Nilah. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also show that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Caitlyn and Nilah

Damage Types Compared

Caitlyn
Nilah
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Caitlyn
Nilah

Who is Better, Caitlyn or Nilah?

Both League of Legends champs are great. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Caitlyn usually fairs equally well when trying to fight Nilah, with a 50.4% win rate. Therefore, Caitlyn makes an ok counter to Nilah.

While Caitlyn does have a higher win rate than Nilah, when facing one another, Caitlyn also has a much lower difficulty level that makes her a less difficult character to learn and master. You should be careful when picking Caitlyn into Nilah.

Furthermore, Caitlyn has almost no amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Nilah. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Caitlyn vs Nilah matchups, Caitlyn is the better champion with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during team fights.

Caitlyn is a decent counter to Nilah. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on increasing your gold income and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Caitlyn against Nilah.

Additional Information for Caitlyn Players

How We Calculated Our Caitlyn vs Nilah Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Nilah as Caitlyn, we analyzed 8,317 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 Nilah 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

To learn all of the intricacies of Caitlyn to counter Nilah 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 pay attention to the build and suggestions presented above, you should grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Caitlyn often accumulates a similar amount of CS compared to Nilah. Champions who typically don't acquire much CS often don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have many items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the values shown on this page to do well.

The most important items to have in your Caitlyn versus Nilah build include Galeforce, Infinity Edge, and Stormrazor. When Caitlyn bought at least these three items in her build, she performed much better against Nilah than with many other common item sets. In fact, Caitlyn boasted an average win rate of 50.4% when countering Nilah with these items in her kit.

To have the greatest chance of vanquishing Nilah as Caitlyn, Caitlyn players should equip the Fleet Footwork, 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 combinations players used for Caitlyn vs Nilah clashes, this mix of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 50.4% winrate overall.

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