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.
Steel Tempest is very narrow. Dodge laterally if possible.
Yasuo is at his weakest just after he has launched a whirlwind. Engage at that point.
Yasuo's shield from Resolve lasts only 2 seconds. Dealing damage to him will trigger it. Wait it out, then engage.
When Yasuo lands two Steel Tempests in a row, his next will fire a tornado. Watch and listen for the associated sound to prepare to dodge.
The stat comparisons shown here emphasize some vital Caitlyn vs. Yasuo matchup stats that may help us distinguish the differences and similarities between the pair. For instance, Caitlyn’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Yasuo’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Caitlyn may be more central to her team's team fighting capacity than Yasuo..
Caitlyn normally has a similar longest killing spree as her matchup does. Commonly, she takes less damage than Yasuo. This typically indicates differing health capacities, but it can also show that the champ with more health has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from additional harm when engaged or poked.
Both League champions are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Caitlyn usually fairs equally well when playing against Yasuo, with a 49.6% win rate. Therefore, Caitlyn makes an ok counter to Yasuo.
While Caitlyn does have a lower winrate than Yasuo, when facing one another, Caitlyn also has a much lower difficulty level that makes her a less challenging champion to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Caitlyn into Yasuo.
Furthermore, Caitlyn also has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Yasuo. 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 for every situation in League of Legends, in Caitlyn vs Yasuo matchups, Yasuo is the better champion with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during teamfights.
Caitlyn is a somewhat poor counter for Yasuo. Focus your gameplay on keeping up your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Caitlyn against Yasuo.
To truly master Caitlyn to counter Yasuo during both the laning 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 listen to the build and stats presented above, you will grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Caitlyn typically picks up a similar amount of CS relative to Yasuo. Champions who typically don't earn much CS usualy don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. 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, usually have to have many items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the values shown on this page to do well.
The best items to focus on in your Caitlyn versus Yasuo build consist of Kraken Slayer, Infinity Edge, and Phantom Dancer. When Caitlyn used at least these three items in her build, she did a lot better versus Yasuo than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Caitlyn boasted an average win rate of 49.6% when playing against Yasuo with this counter build.
To have the greatest likelihood of crushing Yasuo as Caitlyn, you should use the Fleet Footwork, Triumph, Legend: Bloodline, Coup de Grace, Absolute Focus, and Gathering Storm runes from the Precision and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the rune sets players picked for Caitlyn vs Yasuo battles, this sequence of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 49.6% win rate overall.
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