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.
Olaf becomes more dangerous the lower life he is. Save your disables to finish him off.
Olaf has reduced defenses from damage during Ragnarok, despite being immune to disables. If you can't escape from Olaf during Ragnarok, try focusing your damage on him with your teammates.
Preventing Olaf from reaching his axe will minimize the amount of harassment he can cause in the laning phase.
The stats shown on this page show several critical Caitlyn against Olaf matchup statistics that may help us explain the differences between the two. As an example, Caitlyn’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Olaf’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Caitlyn may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Olaf..
Caitlyn typically has a similar longest killing spree as her counter does. On average, she takes less damage than Olaf. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also hint that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to escape additional damage when engaged or poked.
Both League champions are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Caitlyn usually loses when playing against Olaf, with a 48.5% win rate. As a result, Caitlyn makes a bad counter to Olaf.
While Caitlyn does have a lower win rate compared to Olaf, when on opposite teams, Caitlyn also has a much greater level of difficulty that makes her a more time consuming champ to pick up and master. You should be careful when picking Caitlyn into Olaf.
Furthermore, Caitlyn also has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Olaf. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.
While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Caitlyn vs Olaf matchups, Olaf is the better champion with a lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during team fights.
Caitlyn is a somewhat poor counter for Olaf. Make sure you focus your gameplay on increasing your gold income and taking out objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Caitlyn against Olaf.
If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Caitlyn to counter Olaf 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 pay attention to the build and stats displayed here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Caitlyn usually accumulates a similar amount of CS as Olaf. Champs who typically don't earn many minion kills typically don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers shown on this page to do well.
The most crucial items to focus on in your Caitlyn versus Olaf build consist of Kraken Slayer, Lord Dominik's Regards, and The Collector. When Caitlyn bought at least these three items in her build, she performed significantly better versus Olaf than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Caitlyn had an average win rate of 48.5% battling Olaf with these items in her kit.
To have the greatest probability of defeating Olaf as Caitlyn, Caitlyn players should equip 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 sets players chose for Caitlyn vs Olaf matchups, this combination of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 48.5% winrate overall.
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