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

Caitlyn vs Syndra

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

based on 1,703 Caitlyn vs Syndra matchups
Win Rate
52.2 %
K/D/A
2.27
Pick Rate
1.2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of recently ranked LoL matches every week. Within our data, Caitlyn fought Syndra 1703 times. Having so many games with Caitlyn vs Syndra gives us faith in our capability to produce actionable stats and a recommended build to suppress your opposition. This champ pairing is somewhat rare. Caitlyn fights Syndra in only 1.2% of her rounds.

Caitlyn vs Syndra Matchup Summary

Caitlyn does a good job of countering Syndra. Typically, she wins a fantastic 52.2% of games the champions face off with one another in. In Caitlyn vs Syndra games, Caitlyn’s team is 0.1% more expected to obtain first blood. This implies that she most likely will be able to get first blood versus Syndra.

Best Caitlyn vs Syndra Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsNoonquiver

Core Caitlyn Items

~22 Mins
Kraken SlayerInfinity EdgeRapid Firecannon

Optional Items

StormrazorThe CollectorLord Dominik's Regards

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
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
11
R
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W
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W
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Syndra as Caitlyn

Tips for Playing as Caitlyn against Syndra

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 Syndra

Get boots early when playing against Syndra, they'll help you avoid many of her spells.

At max rank Syndra's spells gain bonus effects and change in appearance.

Attack Syndra after she's used Scatter the Weak, it has a long cooldown so she'll be vulnerable.

Caitlyn vs Syndra Counter Stats

Caitlyn Image
Win Rate
52.2 %
VS
Win Rate
47.8 %
Syndra Image
6.7
< Kills >
6.3
5.9
< Deaths >
5.8
6.7
< Assists >
6.7
1.58
< Killing Sprees >
1.43
171
< Minions Killed >
157
0.23
< Dragons Killed >
0.07
0.61
< Inhibitors >
0.42
17,549
< Physical Damage >
987
1,406
< Magic Damage >
20,439
922
< True Damage >
943
19,878
< Damage Dealt >
22,369
19,510
< Damage Taken >
18,624
12,111
< Gold Earned >
11,167
2.78
< Towers >
1.76
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
3,444
< Total Healing >
1,714
12,631
< Experience >
13,672
19
< Vision Score >
22
9
< Wards Placed >
11
73
< Time Dealing CC >
255

How to Counter Syndra with Caitlyn in LoL

The stats shown on this page feature some vital Caitlyn against Syndra counter stats that may help you distinguish the differences between the pair. For instance, Caitlyn’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Syndra’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Caitlyn may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Syndra..

Caitlyn typically has a similar longest killing spree as her matchup does. Commonly, she receives a similar amount of damage to Syndra. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, but it can also show that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Caitlyn and Syndra

Damage Types Compared

Caitlyn
Syndra
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Caitlyn
Syndra

Who is Better, Caitlyn or Syndra?

Both LoL champs are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Caitlyn usually wins when facing off against Syndra, with a 52.2% win rate. As a result, Caitlyn makes a good counter for Syndra.

While Caitlyn does have a higher win rate compared to Syndra, when they face off with one another, Caitlyn also has a lower level of difficulty that makes her a less time consuming champion to learn and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Caitlyn into Syndra.

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

While there is not a single best champion in League of Legends, in Caitlyn vs Syndra matchups, Caitlyn is the better champion with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during teamfights.

Caitlyn is a good counter for Syndra. Make sure you focus your actions on maximizing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Caitlyn against Syndra.

Additional Information for Caitlyn Players

How We Calculated Our Caitlyn vs Syndra Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Syndra as Caitlyn, we analyzed 1,703 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 Syndra 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 truly master Caitlyn to counter Syndra during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips presented here, you should grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Caitlyn usually picks up a similar amount of CS compared to Syndra. Champions who on average don't get many minion kills often don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. They are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have many items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers shown here to do well.

The best items to use in your Caitlyn versus Syndra build include Kraken Slayer, Infinity Edge, and Rapid Firecannon. When Caitlyn combined at least these three items in her build, she did a lot better vs Syndra than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Caitlyn had an average winrate of 52.2% when countering Syndra with this counter build.

To have the greatest likelihood of defeating Syndra as Caitlyn, you should use 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 we have analyed for Caitlyn vs Syndra counterpicks, this combination of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 52.2% winrate overall.

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