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.
Zoe's Paddle Star deals more damage the further it has flown.
Zoe must return to her starting point after casting Portal Jump, making her vulnerable to a counterattack.
Sleepy Trouble Bubble travels further over walls. Stop Zoe from hiding in fog of war to prevent her from setting the spell up.
The stat comparisons provided here emphasize some strategic Caitlyn vs. Zoe matchup statistics that can help us appreciate the differences between the pair. As an example, Caitlyn’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Zoe’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Caitlyn may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Zoe..
Caitlyn typically has a similar longest killing spree as her foe does. Commonly, she receives a similar amount of damage to Zoe. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also indicate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from further damage when poked or engaged.
Both League of Legends champs are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Caitlyn usually wins when taking on Zoe, with a 51.6% win rate. Therefore, Caitlyn makes a good counter for Zoe.
While Caitlyn does have a higher winrate than Zoe, when on opposite teams, Caitlyn also has a greater learning curve that makes her a more time consuming champ to pick up and master. You should be careful when picking Caitlyn into Zoe.
Moreover, Caitlyn also has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Zoe. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.
While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Caitlyn vs Zoe matchups, Caitlyn is the better champion with a higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during teamfights.
Caitlyn is a decent counter for Zoe. Focus your play on increasing your CS and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Caitlyn against Zoe.
To truly master Caitlyn to counter Zoe during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you mind the build and stats shown above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.
Caitlyn on average accumulates a similar amount of CS as Zoe. Champions who typically don't take many minion kills typically don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need many items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the values displayed here to do well.
The top items to focus on in your Caitlyn versus Zoe build include Galeforce, Infinity Edge, and The Collector. When Caitlyn combined at least these three items in her build, she did significantly better countering Zoe than with most other commonly used item sets. In fact, Caitlyn had an average win rate of 51.6% battling Zoe with this build.
To have the highest likelihood of vanquishing Zoe as Caitlyn, Caitlyn players 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. Out of all the rune combinations players used for Caitlyn vs Zoe clashes, this blending of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 51.6% winrate overall.
By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Zoe as Caitlyn are presented for all skill levels, merged. If you want to narrow the stats and builds to an individual player tier, you may use the selection menu located earlier in the counter matchup guide.