If you're having difficulty feasting upon champions, try eating minions until you're larger.
Try to line up your attacks with Vorpal Spikes so that they kill minions and harass enemy champions at the same time.
Using Rupture on creeps in combination with Carnivore is a good way to gain Health and Mana.
Spread out when you see Sona so she can't make your entire team dance.
Kill Sona first, as she will heal up her team if left alone for too long.
The stats shown here show several influential Cho'Gath against Sona matchup stats that can help us grasp the differences and similarities between the pair. As an example, Cho'Gath’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Sona’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that Cho'Gath may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Sona. This observation is largely caused by the difference in kills.
Cho'Gath usually has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his enemy does. Typically, he takes more damage than Sona. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also show that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from additional damage when poked or engaged.
Both League of Legends champs are great. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Cho'Gath usually loses when trying to fight Sona, with a 47.8% win rate. As a result, Cho'Gath makes a bad counter to Sona.
While Cho'Gath does have a lower win rate than Sona, when facing one another, Cho'Gath also has a greater learning curve that makes him a more complex character to learn. You may get destroyed when picking Cho'Gath into Sona.
Furthermore, Cho'Gath has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Sona. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.
While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Cho'Gath vs Sona matchups, Sona is the better champ with a lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during teamfights.
Cho'Gath is a bad counter to Sona. Make sure you focus your strategy on keeping up your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Cho'Gath against Sona.
To learn all of the intricacies of Cho'Gath in order to counter Sona during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and tips displayed here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Cho'Gath typically gets much more CS as Sona. Champs who on average don't get much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have many items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers displayed here to do well.
The top items to focus on in your Cho'Gath versus Sona build consist of Frostfire Gauntlet, Frozen Heart, and Fimbulwinter. When Cho'Gath used at least these three items in his build, he did significantly better when fighting Sona than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Cho'Gath boasted an average win rate of 47.8% battling Sona with this counter build.
To have the best likelihood of annihilating Sona as Cho'Gath, Cho'Gath players should equip the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Conditioning, Overgrowth, Triumph, and Legend: Tenacity runes from the Resolve and Precision rune sets. Of all the rune sets we have analyed for Cho'Gath vs Sona counters, this combo of runes yielded the highest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 47.8% winrate overall.
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