How to Win Draven vs Sona Counter Matchup Draven is in the s tier of champions

Draven vs Sona

How to Beat Sona as Draven in LoL Sona is in the s tier of champions
Marksman
Support Mage

How to Beat Sona as Draven

based on 3,944 Draven vs Sona matchups
Win Rate
50.4 %
K/D/A
2.15
Pick Rate
4.1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of recently ranked League of Legends games each week. Within our data, Draven fought Sona 3944 times. With so many games with Draven versus Sona gives us a lot of confidence in our capability to prepare useful data and a solid build to suppress your rival. This particular champion pairing is somewhat uncommon. Draven has to counter Sona in only 4.1% of his matches.

Draven vs Sona Matchup Summary

Draven has done a ok job of countering Sona. Normally, he wins a acceptable 50.4% of matches the champs face off with one another in. In Draven against Sona matches, Draven’s team is 0.1% more probable to gain first blood. This implies that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Sona.

Best Draven vs Sona Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordNoonquiver

Core Draven Items

~22 Mins
EclipseInfinity EdgeThe Collector

Optional Items

Rapid FirecannonBloodthirsterLord Dominik's RegardsEssence Reaver

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: AlacrityCoup de Grace
Sorcery Absolute FocusGathering Storm
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Draven's passive ability p
Draven q ability q
Draven w ability w
Draven e ability e
Draven's ultimate ability r
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Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
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W
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W
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R
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W
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Sona as Draven

Tips for Playing as Draven against Sona

If Draven doesn't move, Spinning Axe will fall near his present location. It will fall directly on him, or just to the right or left.

If Draven does move after attacking, Spinning Axe will lead him in the direction of his movement. Use this to control where the Spinning Axe will go.

Advice to Win Against Sona

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.

Draven vs Sona Counter Stats

Draven Image
Win Rate
50.4 %
VS
Win Rate
49.6 %
Sona Image
7.6
< Kills >
2.1
6.1
< Deaths >
5.4
5.5
< Assists >
13.9
1.75
< Killing Sprees >
0.4
167
< Minions Killed >
16
0.25
< Dragons Killed >
0.06
0.54
< Inhibitors >
0.58
21,165
< Physical Damage >
1,558
215
< Magic Damage >
6,973
703
< True Damage >
340
22,083
< Damage Dealt >
8,871
20,859
< Damage Taken >
16,431
13,266
< Gold Earned >
7,827
2.54
< Towers >
2.35
0.07
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
2,723
< Total Healing >
12,572
11,722
< Experience >
10,077
15
< Vision Score >
47
7
< Wards Placed >
22
85
< Time Dealing CC >
39

How to Counter Sona with Draven in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page highlight some significant Draven against Sona counter statistics that may help you understand the differences between the two. Draven’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Sona’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Draven may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Sona. This observation is in large part a result of the difference in kills.

Draven usually has a much larger longest kill spree than his opponent does. On average, he takes more damage than Sona. This commonly reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also imply that the champion with increased health has less agility and thus is not able to flee from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Draven and Sona

Damage Types Compared

Draven
Sona
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Draven
Sona

Who is Better, Draven or Sona?

Both LoL champs are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Draven usually fairs equally well when taking on Sona, with a 50.4% win rate. Thus, Draven makes an ok counter to Sona.

While Draven does have a higher winrate than Sona, when facing one another, Draven also has a much greater learning curve that makes him a more complex champ to develop with. You should be careful when picking Draven into Sonaas his relative depth means you may not be able to unleash his full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Draven has a good amount of utility and CC, 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 for every situation in League of Legends, in Draven vs Sona matchups, Draven is the better champion with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during team fights.

Draven is a decent counter to Sona. Make sure you focus your play on increasing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Draven against Sona.

Additional Information for Draven Players

How We Calculated Our Draven vs Sona Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Sona as Draven, we analyzed 3,944 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 Sona as Draven 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 learn all of the intricacies of Draven to counter Sona during both the early game 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 pay attention to the build and tips presented above, you will grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Draven typically gets much more CS as Sona. Champions who typically don't get many minion kills usualy don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the numbers displayed on this page to do well.

The best items to have in your Draven versus Sona build consist of Eclipse, Infinity Edge, and The Collector. When Draven bought at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better vs Sona than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Draven had an average winrate of 50.4% when playing against Sona with this counter build.

To have the best probability of coming out on top against Sona as Draven, Draven players should equip the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Absolute Focus, and Gathering Storm runes from the Precision and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the runes players chose for Draven vs Sona counterpicks, this combo of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 50.4% win rate overall.

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