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

Caitlyn vs Pantheon

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

based on 2,939 Caitlyn vs Pantheon matchups
Win Rate
48.7 %
K/D/A
2.11
Pick Rate
2.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of recently ranked LoL matches every week. In our data, Caitlyn did battle with Pantheon in 2939 games. Using so many games with Caitlyn versus Pantheon provides us faith in our capability to produce actionable data and a supported build to destroy Pantheon. This particular champ matchup is relatively rare. Caitlyn has to counter Pantheon in only 2.9% of her matches.

Caitlyn vs Pantheon Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Caitlyn does a poor job of beating Pantheon. Normally, she wins a acceptable 48.7% of matches the champions face off with each other in. In Caitlyn against Pantheon games, Caitlyn’s team is 0.1% less expected to gain first blood, implying that she probably won't be able to get first blood against Pantheon.

Best Caitlyn vs Pantheon Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordNoonquiver

Core Caitlyn Items

~22 Mins
GaleforceLord Dominik's RegardsThe Collector

Optional Items

Infinity EdgeStormrazorRapid FirecannonMortal Reminder

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
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
8
W
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Q
10
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 Pantheon as Caitlyn

Tips for Playing as Caitlyn against Pantheon

Fire 90 Caliber Net away from the opponent to close the gap or hop over walls.

Make use of her Yordle Snap Traps by placing them pre-emptively to ensure that you'll have one off of cooldown during combat.

Avoid using Ace in the Hole in large team melees as it might be blocked by the wrong target.

Advice to Win Against Pantheon

Pantheon's Aegis Assault makes him invulnerable from the front. Get behind him or wait it out.

Grand Starfall gives several seconds of warning before Pantheon arrives. Use this time to get out of the way or to form a plan to deal with him.

Be careful near Pantheon if your health is low - a thrown Comet Spear executes low health enemies.

Caitlyn vs Pantheon Counter Stats

Caitlyn Image
Win Rate
48.7 %
VS
Win Rate
51.3 %
Pantheon Image
6.7
< Kills >
7.3
6.6
< Deaths >
7
7.2
< Assists >
7.5
1.56
< Killing Sprees >
1.66
160
< Minions Killed >
92
0.22
< Dragons Killed >
0.21
0.54
< Inhibitors >
0.44
15,476
< Physical Damage >
16,371
1,305
< Magic Damage >
786
784
< True Damage >
1,136
17,567
< Damage Dealt >
18,294
18,053
< Damage Taken >
22,258
11,829
< Gold Earned >
10,793
2.54
< Towers >
1.62
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.04
2,710
< Total Healing >
2,638
12,489
< Experience >
12,653
18
< Vision Score >
27
8
< Wards Placed >
12
71
< Time Dealing CC >
58

How to Counter Pantheon with Caitlyn in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here show some vital Caitlyn against Pantheon counter stats that can help you distinguish the distinctions between this pair of champs. For instance, Caitlyn’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Pantheon’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Caitlyn may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Pantheon..

Caitlyn usually has a similar longest killing spree as her enemy does. Commonly, she receives less damage than Pantheon. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also illustrate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Caitlyn and Pantheon

Damage Types Compared

Caitlyn
Pantheon
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Caitlyn
Pantheon

Who is Better, Caitlyn or Pantheon?

Both League champs are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Caitlyn usually loses when trying to fight Pantheon, with a 48.7% win rate. Thus, Caitlyn makes a bad counter for Pantheon.

While Caitlyn does have a lower win rate than Pantheon, when on opposite teams, Caitlyn also has a greater difficulty level that makes her a more difficult champion to develop with. You still need to be cautious when picking Caitlyn into Pantheon.

Moreover, Caitlyn also has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Pantheon. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Caitlyn vs Pantheon matchups, Pantheon is the better champ with a lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during team fights.

Caitlyn is a somewhat poor counter to Pantheon. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on maximizing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Caitlyn against Pantheon.

Additional Information for Caitlyn Players

How We Calculated Our Caitlyn vs Pantheon Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Pantheon as Caitlyn, we analyzed 2,939 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 Pantheon 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 Pantheon during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips shown here, you should grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Caitlyn typically picks up more CS compared to Pantheon. Champions who typically don't earn many minion kills often 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, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require many items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the numbers reported here to do well.

The ideal items to have in your Caitlyn versus Pantheon build include Galeforce, Lord Dominik's Regards, and The Collector. When Caitlyn incorporated at least these three items in her build, she performed much better against Pantheon than with most other commonly used item sets. In fact, Caitlyn boasted an average winrate of 48.7% battling Pantheon with this counter build.

To have the highest likelihood of vanquishing Pantheon as Caitlyn, you 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. Out of all the rune sets players used for Caitlyn vs Pantheon LoL games, this composite of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 48.7% winrate overall.

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