How to Win Ekko vs Lee Sin Counter Matchup Ekko is in the s tier of champions

Ekko vs Lee Sin

How to Beat Lee Sin as Ekko in LoL Lee Sin is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Lee Sin as Ekko

based on 3,054 Ekko vs Lee Sin matchups
Win Rate
53.7 %
K/D/A
2.53
Pick Rate
2.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We produce our matchup stats from the millions of recently ranked LoL games that we review each week. This guide on how to beat Lee Sin as Ekko resulted from an analysis of 3054 ranked rounds where both champs faced one another. This particular champ matchup is somewhat rare. Ekko is forced to battle against Lee Sin in only 2.7% of his rounds.

Ekko vs Lee Sin Matchup Summary

Ekko has done a good job of countering Lee Sin. Normally, he wins a terrific 53.7% of matches the champions battle each other in. In Ekko versus Lee Sin rounds, Ekko’s side is 0.1% less expected to earn first blood. This implies that he most likely won't get first blood versus Lee Sin.

Best Ekko vs Lee Sin Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Blasting WandHextech Alternator

Core Ekko Items

~22 Mins
Hextech RocketbeltRabadon's DeathcapNashor's Tooth

Optional Items

Lich BaneShadowflameZhonya's Hourglass

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Inspiration First Strike Magical FootwearFuture's MarketCosmic Insight
Domination Sudden ImpactTreasure Hunter
Adaptive Adaptive MagicRes
Ekko's passive ability p
Ekko q ability q
Ekko w ability w
Ekko e ability e
Ekko's ultimate ability r
1
W
2
Q
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
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R
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E
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E
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Lee Sin as Ekko

Tips for Playing as Ekko against Lee Sin

If you can proc Z-Drive Resonance on an enemy champion, it's worth taking risks to do so. The bonus Move Speed makes it easy to escape.

Phase Dive's dash is a great tool for setting up Ekko's other abilities. Use it to get double hits with Timewinder or get into position to detonate Parallel Convergence.

Chronobreak is a potent escape tool, but it can also be quite powerful when used offensively. Don't underestimate its damage potential.

Advice to Win Against Lee Sin

Stay spread out to minimize the impact of Lee Sin's ultimate, Dragon's Rage.

Lee Sin relies heavily on following up with his abilities. Use disables to prevent him from chaining together his abilities and attacks.

Lee Sin has powerful tools to combat physical damage in Iron Will and Cripple but he is still vulnerable to magic damage.

Ekko vs Lee Sin Counter Stats

Ekko Image
Win Rate
53.7 %
VS
Win Rate
46.3 %
Lee Sin Image
7.5
< Kills >
7.2
5.7
< Deaths >
6.2
6.9
< Assists >
8.5
1.68
< Killing Sprees >
1.66
88
< Minions Killed >
37
0.87
< Dragons Killed >
1.43
0.51
< Inhibitors >
0.43
2,401
< Physical Damage >
13,370
16,169
< Magic Damage >
2,669
1,393
< True Damage >
826
19,963
< Damage Dealt >
16,865
29,255
< Damage Taken >
30,487
12,170
< Gold Earned >
11,390
1.93
< Towers >
1.51
0.19
< Baron Takedowns >
0.29
8,856
< Total Healing >
8,622
13,556
< Experience >
12,758
20
< Vision Score >
23
6
< Wards Placed >
12
367
< Time Dealing CC >
404

How to Counter Lee Sin with Ekko in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here emphasize several vital Ekko versus Lee Sin matchup statistics that may help us understand the distinctions between the pair. For instance, Ekko’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Lee Sin’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that Ekko may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Lee Sin..

Ekko normally has a similar longest killing spree as his counter does. Typically, he receives a similar amount of damage to Lee Sin. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, but it can also illustrate that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Ekko and Lee Sin

Damage Types Compared

Ekko
Lee Sin
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Ekko
Lee Sin

Who is Better, Ekko or Lee Sin?

Both League of Legends champs are great. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Ekko usually wins when trying to fight Lee Sin, with a 53.7% win rate. Thus, Ekko makes a great counter for Lee Sin.

While Ekko does have a higher winrate than Lee Sin, when they face off with one another, Ekko also has a greater learning curve that makes him a more challenging champ to learn. You don't need to be too worried when picking Ekko into Lee Sinas his relative depth means you may not be able to reach his full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Furthermore, Ekko also has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Lee Sin. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Ekko vs Lee Sin matchups, Ekko is the better champion with a noticably higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during teamfights.

Ekko is a great counter to Lee Sin. You will do well by focussing your actions on keeping up your CS and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Ekko against Lee Sin.

Additional Information for Ekko Players

How We Calculated Our Ekko vs Lee Sin Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Lee Sin as Ekko, we analyzed 3,054 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 Lee Sin as Ekko 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

To learn all of the intricacies of Ekko to counter Lee Sin during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and tips shown here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Ekko on average gets more CS compared to Lee Sin. Champions who typically don't get many minion kills usualy don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers reported on this page to do well.

The ideal items to have in your Ekko versus Lee Sin build include Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Nashor's Tooth. When Ekko incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better versus Lee Sin than with many other typical builds. In fact, Ekko had an average win rate of 53.7% when playing against Lee Sin with this counter build.

To have the best probability of crushing Lee Sin as Ekko, you should take the First Strike, Magical Footwear, Future's Market, Cosmic Insight, Sudden Impact, and Treasure Hunter runes from the Inspiration and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players used for Ekko vs Lee Sin LoL games, this combination of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 53.7% win rate overall.

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