Darius vs Kalista Counter Build

How to Win Darius vs Kalista Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Kalista as Darius in LoL

How to Beat Kalista as Darius

1,609 Darius vs Kalista Matchups Analyzed

We get our matchup statistics from the millions of rated League of Legends matches that we review every week. Our guide on how to beat Kalista as Darius resulted from an analysis of 1609 ranked games where both champs battled each other. This particular counter pairing is relatively rare. Darius encounters Kalista in only 0.8% of his matches.

Darius does a good job of beating Kalista. On average, he wins a whopping 52.6% of games the champs face off with one another in. In Darius versus Kalista games, Darius’s side is 0.1% less likely to earn first blood. This implies that he most likely won't get first blood against Kalista.

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Best Darius Items to Counter Kalista

The ideal items to have in your Darius versus Kalista build consist of Stridebreaker, Sterak's Gage, and Dead Man's Plate. When Darius incorporated at least these three items in his build, he did significantly better versus Kalista than with most other commonly used builds. In fact, Darius had an average win rate of 65.9% battling Kalista with these items in his kit.

Best Darius Runes to Counter Kalista

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Unflinching Rune Unflinching

To have the greatest chance of crushing Kalista as Darius, you should take the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Bone Plating, and Unflinching runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the runes that we analyzed for Darius vs Kalista counter picks, this blending of runes resulted in the best win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 51.9% win rate overall.

We have also included the top Kalista runes to counterpick against Darius in order to help you infer how she will probably be built against your champ.


6.6 | Darius Kalista | 7.3


6 | Darius Kalista | 6.5


5.2 | Darius Kalista | 6.5

Darius vs Kalista Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page emphasize some important Darius vs. Kalista matchup statistics that can help us distinguish the distinctions between this set of champs. Darius’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.0 is similar to Kalista’s ratio of 2.1, demonstrating that Darius may be just as central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Kalista..

Darius usually has a similar longest killing spree as his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, he receives more damage than Kalista. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also show that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from further damage when poked or engaged.

In Darius vs Kalista matchups, Darius commonly gets a similar number of minion kills than Kalista. Champs that don't amass very much CS typically do not require much CS to be effective. Instead, they are able to scale adequately off their skills and stats alone. Although, champs with plenty of CS, such as carries, typically have to have a lot of gold to be effective. In either case, try to pass the averages presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.47 | Darius Kalista | 1.65

Largest Multi-Kill

1.61 | Darius Kalista | 1.59

Damage Dealt

16,851 | Darius Kalista | 16,611

Damage Taken

26,697 | Darius Kalista | 19,896

Healing Done

6,245 | Darius Kalista | 4,294

Vision Score

16 | Darius Kalista | 18

Gold Earned

11,100 | Darius Kalista | 11,572

Minions Killed

149 | Darius Kalista | 156

Dragons Killed

0.14 | Darius Kalista | 0.34

Barons Killed

0.04 | Darius Kalista | 0.15


2.28 | Darius Kalista | 2.35


0.47 | Darius Kalista | 0.51

CC Duration (sec)

162 | Darius Kalista | 140

Experience Earned

13,344 | Darius Kalista | 11,648

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 1,609 Darius vs Kalista 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 Kalista as Darius 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.