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

Caitlyn vs Pyke

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

based on 5,838 Caitlyn vs Pyke matchups
Win Rate
49.3 %
K/D/A
2.14
Pick Rate
4.1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of ranked LoL rounds every week. In our database, Caitlyn faced off against Pyke in 5838 matches. With so many matchups for Caitlyn vs Pyke gives us confidence in our capacity to prepare informative statistics and a solid build to defeat your foe. This pairing is fairly uncommon. Caitlyn is forced to battle against Pyke in only 4.1% of her matches.

Caitlyn vs Pyke Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Caitlyn does a below average job of countering Pyke. On average, she wins a acceptable 49.3% of games the champs clash against one another in. In Caitlyn vs Pyke games, Caitlyn’s team is 0.2% less probable to get first blood. This indicates that she most likely won't get first blood against Pyke.

Best Caitlyn vs Pyke Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsNoonquiver

Core Caitlyn Items

~22 Mins
Kraken SlayerInfinity EdgePhantom Dancer

Optional Items

The CollectorStormrazorLord Dominik's RegardsRapid 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: AlacrityCoup de Grace
Sorcery Absolute FocusGathering Storm
AttackSpeed Adaptive HealthScaling
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 Pyke as Caitlyn

Tips for Playing as Caitlyn against Pyke

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 Pyke

Pyke regenerates a significant amount of damage he has taken from enemy champions, but only when you can't see him!

When Pyke is hidden nearby in his Ghostwater Dive, sharks will circle underneath your feet.

Try not to stand near low health allies. If Pyke executes them using Death From Below, you might be next on the list.

Caitlyn vs Pyke Counter Stats

Caitlyn Image
Win Rate
49.3 %
VS
Win Rate
50.7 %
Pyke Image
6.9
< Kills >
6.6
6.5
< Deaths >
6.6
7
< Assists >
8.3
1.59
< Killing Sprees >
1.54
162
< Minions Killed >
40
0.22
< Dragons Killed >
0.07
0.57
< Inhibitors >
0.34
18,167
< Physical Damage >
8,326
1,483
< Magic Damage >
16
939
< True Damage >
2,334
20,589
< Damage Dealt >
10,677
18,611
< Damage Taken >
21,081
11,874
< Gold Earned >
9,486
2.58
< Towers >
1.13
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
3,029
< Total Healing >
4,547
12,327
< Experience >
10,494
18
< Vision Score >
54
8
< Wards Placed >
26
72
< Time Dealing CC >
84

How to Counter Pyke with Caitlyn in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page underscore some vital Caitlyn against Pyke counter statistics that can help you grasp the distinctions between these two champs. Caitlyn’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Pyke’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Caitlyn may be more central to her team's team fighting effectiveness than Pyke..

Caitlyn normally has a similar longest killing spree as her matchup does. On average, she receives a similar amount of damage to Pyke. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also imply that the champion with more HP has less agility and thus is unable to flee from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Caitlyn and Pyke

Damage Types Compared

Caitlyn
Pyke
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Caitlyn
Pyke

Who is Better, Caitlyn or Pyke?

Both LoL champions are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Caitlyn usually fairs equally well when playing against Pyke, with a 49.3% win rate. Thus, Caitlyn makes an ok counter to Pyke.

While Caitlyn does have a lower win rate than Pyke, when facing one another, Caitlyn also has a lower difficulty level that makes her a less difficult character to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Caitlyn into Pyke.

Additionally, Caitlyn also has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Pyke. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Caitlyn vs Pyke matchups, Pyke is the better champ 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 somewhat poor counter to Pyke. Make sure you focus your play on increasing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Caitlyn against Pyke.

Additional Information for Caitlyn Players

How We Calculated Our Caitlyn vs Pyke Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Pyke as Caitlyn, we analyzed 5,838 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 Pyke 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 learn all of the intricacies of Caitlyn to counter Pyke during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions displayed above, you will grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Caitlyn often picks up much more CS compared to Pyke. Champs who on average don't acquire much CS usualy don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers reported here to do well.

The ideal items to have in your Caitlyn versus Pyke build include Kraken Slayer, Infinity Edge, and Phantom Dancer. When Caitlyn included at least these three pieces in her build, she did much better when fighting Pyke than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Caitlyn had an average winrate of 49.3% when playing against Pyke with these items in her kit.

To have the greatest probability of vanquishing Pyke as Caitlyn, Caitlyn players should use the Fleet Footwork, Presence of Mind, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Absolute Focus, and Gathering Storm runes from the Precision and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune builds that we analyzed for Caitlyn vs Pyke fights, this combo of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 49.3% winrate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Pyke as Caitlyn are presented for all skill levels combined. If you would like to scope the stats and builds to a specific player tier, you may use the selection menu located earlier in the counter matchup guide.