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

Caitlyn vs Sivir

How to Beat Sivir as Caitlyn in LoL Sivir is in the s tier of champions
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How to Beat Sivir as Caitlyn

based on 15,012 Caitlyn vs Sivir matchups
Win Rate
46.7 %
K/D/A
2.35
Pick Rate
10.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of recently ranked LoL games every week. Within our data, Caitlyn faced Sivir in 15012 matches. With so many games with Caitlyn versus Sivir provides us confidence in our capability to prepare enlightening data and a solid build to wreck your foe. This particular counter matchup is somewhat common. Caitlyn fights Sivir in 10.7% of her rounds.

Caitlyn vs Sivir Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Caitlyn has done a pathetic job of countering Sivir. Typically, she wins a lowly 46.7% of the time the champions clash against one another in. In Caitlyn against Sivir games, Caitlyn’s team is 0.0% more expected to gain first blood. This implies that she probably will be able to get first blood against Sivir.

Best Caitlyn vs Sivir Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
PickaxeNoonquiver

Core Caitlyn Items

~22 Mins
Kraken SlayerInfinity EdgeBloodthirster

Optional Items

Guardian AngelStormrazorThe CollectorPhantom Dancer

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 TriumphLegend: BloodlineCut Down
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
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Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
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R
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Q
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W
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Q
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W
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R
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W
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Sivir as Caitlyn

Tips for Playing as Caitlyn against Sivir

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 Sivir

Boomerang Blade costs a lot of mana to cast, so dodging it sets Sivir back. If it hits you on the way out, avoid its path on the way back.

Sivir is a powerful pushing champion, so leaving her unattended in a lane for too long will often result in your turrets being destroyed.

When laning against Sivir, it is possible to throw off the timing of her Spell Shield by faking an advance, then backing off.

Caitlyn vs Sivir Counter Stats

Caitlyn Image
Win Rate
46.7 %
VS
Win Rate
53.3 %
Sivir Image
6.3
< Kills >
5.9
5.5
< Deaths >
5.1
6.6
< Assists >
8.2
1.45
< Killing Sprees >
1.37
175
< Minions Killed >
192
0.21
< Dragons Killed >
0.21
0.54
< Inhibitors >
0.63
17,437
< Physical Damage >
18,608
1,333
< Magic Damage >
223
927
< True Damage >
1,572
19,698
< Damage Dealt >
20,404
19,229
< Damage Taken >
19,313
11,868
< Gold Earned >
12,250
2.48
< Towers >
2.78
0.06
< Baron Takedowns >
0.06
3,341
< Total Healing >
3,248
12,542
< Experience >
13,204
19
< Vision Score >
19
8
< Wards Placed >
9
71
< Time Dealing CC >
22

How to Counter Sivir with Caitlyn in LoL

The stats provided here underscore several significant Caitlyn against Sivir counter stats that may help you appreciate the differences between the two. Caitlyn’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Sivir’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Caitlyn may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Sivir..

Caitlyn usually has a similar longest killing spree as her counter does. On average, she takes a similar amount of damage to Sivir. This often reflects differing health capacities, but it can also show that the champ with increased HP has less agility and thus is not able to escape further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Caitlyn and Sivir

Damage Types Compared

Caitlyn
Sivir
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Caitlyn
Sivir

Who is Better, Caitlyn or Sivir?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Caitlyn usually loses when taking on Sivir, with a 46.7% win rate. As a result, Caitlyn makes a bad counter for Sivir.

While Caitlyn does have a lower win rate than Sivir, when they face off with one another, Caitlyn also has a greater difficulty level that makes her a more time consuming champ to pick up and master. You should be very concerned when picking Caitlyn into Sivir.

Additionally, Caitlyn also has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Sivir. 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 a single best champion in League of Legends, in Caitlyn vs Sivir matchups, Sivir is the better champion with a much lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during late stage team fights.

Caitlyn is a garbage counter to Sivir. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on keeping up your gold income and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Caitlyn against Sivir.

Additional Information for Caitlyn Players

How We Calculated Our Caitlyn vs Sivir Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Sivir as Caitlyn, we analyzed 15,012 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 Sivir 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 Sivir during both the laning 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 stats shown here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Caitlyn usually picks up a similar amount of CS as Sivir. Champs who on average don't acquire many minion kills often don't require much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the numbers shown here to do well.

The ideal items to prioritize in your Caitlyn versus Sivir build consist of Kraken Slayer, Infinity Edge, and Bloodthirster. When Caitlyn bought at least these three items in her build, she performed a lot better countering Sivir than with most other common item sets. In fact, Caitlyn had an average win rate of 46.7% when playing against Sivir with this build.

To have the highest chance of vanquishing Sivir as Caitlyn, you should use the Fleet Footwork, Triumph, Legend: Bloodline, Cut Down, Absolute Focus, and Gathering Storm runes from the Precision and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Caitlyn vs Sivir counter picks, this blending of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 46.7% win rate overall.

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