How to Win Darius vs Sivir Counter Matchup Darius is in the a tier of champions

Darius vs Sivir

How to Beat Sivir as Darius in LoL Sivir is in the s tier of champions
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How to Beat Sivir as Darius

based on 12,848 Darius vs Sivir matchups
Win Rate
46.9 %
K/D/A
1.86
Pick Rate
9.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We produce our counter statistics from the millions of recently ranked LoL matches that we get from Riot Games every week. Our guide on how to beat Sivir as Darius resulted from an analysis of 12848 ranked games where both champs faced one another. This particular champion matchup is relatively uncommon. Darius fights Sivir in only 9.9% of his games.

Darius vs Sivir Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Darius does a terrible job of beating Sivir. Typically, he wins a lowly 46.9% of the time the champions face off with one another in. In Darius against Sivir matches, Darius’s team is 0.0% more likely to obtain first blood. This indicates that he probably will be able to get first blood versus Sivir.

Best Darius vs Sivir Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
BootsHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Hearthbound AxeSheen

Core Darius Items

~22 Mins
StridebreakerSterak's GageDeath's Dance

Optional Items

Maw of MalmortiusChempunk ChainswordDead Man's PlateSpirit Visage

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerhaste summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Darius to level up q
>
Second ability for Darius to level up e
>
Last skill for Darius to max out w

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: AlacrityLast Stand
Resolve Second WindUnflinching
AttackSpeed Adaptive HealthScaling
Darius's passive ability p
Darius q ability q
Darius w ability w
Darius e ability e
Darius's ultimate ability r
1
W
2
E
3
Q
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
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R
12
E
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E
14
W
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W
16
R

Guide to Countering Sivir as Darius

Tips for Playing as Darius against Sivir

Darius benefits greatly from enhanced survivability. The longer you can prolong a fight, the more powerful he becomes.

Noxian Guillotine does more damage the more attacks you can land prior to it. Use Noxian Might to deal maximum damage.

Decimate is a powerful harassment ability. Strike an enemy from maximum range for the greatest effect.

Advice to Win Against Sivir

Boomerang Blade costs a lot of mana to cast, so dodging it sets Sivir back. If it hits you on the way out, avoid its path on the way back.

Sivir is a powerful pushing champion, so leaving her unattended in a lane for too long will often result in your turrets being destroyed.

When laning against Sivir, it is possible to throw off the timing of her Spell Shield by faking an advance, then backing off.

Darius vs Sivir Counter Stats

Darius Image
Win Rate
46.9 %
VS
Win Rate
53.1 %
Sivir Image
6.6
< Kills >
6.1
5.8
< Deaths >
5.4
4.2
< Assists >
8.4
1.49
< Killing Sprees >
1.41
167
< Minions Killed >
192
0.14
< Dragons Killed >
0.19
0.46
< Inhibitors >
0.62
14,848
< Physical Damage >
18,843
141
< Magic Damage >
216
3,741
< True Damage >
1,828
18,730
< Damage Dealt >
20,888
28,335
< Damage Taken >
18,891
11,835
< Gold Earned >
12,319
2.32
< Towers >
2.83
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.06
5,718
< Total Healing >
2,988
14,190
< Experience >
13,046
17
< Vision Score >
19
8
< Wards Placed >
9
159
< Time Dealing CC >
23

How to Counter Sivir with Darius in LoL

The stats shown on this page underscore several influential Darius against Sivir counter statistics that may help us grasp the differences and similarities between the two. For instance, Darius’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Sivir’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Darius may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Sivir..

Darius typically has a similar longest killing spree as his matchup does. On average, he takes more damage than Sivir. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, but it can also show that the champ with increased HP has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Darius and Sivir

Damage Types Compared

Darius
Sivir
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Darius
Sivir

Who is Better, Darius or Sivir?

Both League champions are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Darius usually loses when facing off against Sivir, with a 46.9% win rate. Therefore, Darius makes a bad counter to Sivir.

While Darius does have a lower win rate than Sivir, when facing one another, Darius also has a lower learning curve that makes him a less difficult champion to learn. You should be very concerned when picking Darius into Sivir.

Furthermore, Darius also has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Sivir. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Darius vs Sivir matchups, Sivir is the better champ with a much lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during late stage team fights.

Darius is a trash counter for Sivir. Make sure you focus your play on maximizing your gold income and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Darius against Sivir.

Additional Information for Darius Players

How We Calculated Our Darius vs Sivir Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Sivir as Darius, we analyzed 12,848 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 Sivir 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.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

If you would like to truly master Darius to counter Sivir during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and tips shown here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Darius most often picks up a similar amount of CS compared to Sivir. Champions who typically don't take many minion kills typically don't require much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. They are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require many items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers displayed here to do well.

The most crucial items to use in your Darius versus Sivir build include Stridebreaker, Sterak's Gage, and Death's Dance. When Darius included at least these three items in his build, he did significantly better when facing Sivir than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Darius boasted an average win rate of 46.9% when playing against Sivir with this counter build.

To have the highest likelihood of defeating Sivir as Darius, you should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Unflinching, and Second Wind runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Darius vs Sivir face-offs, this combination of runes resulted in the best win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 46.9% win rate overall.

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