Gwen vs Sona Counter Build

How to Win Gwen vs Sona Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Sona as Gwen in LoL

How to Beat Sona as Gwen

4,039 Gwen vs Sona Matchups Analyzed

We generate our matchup statistics from the millions of recently ranked League games that we review each week. This guide on how to beat Sona as Gwen came out of an analysis of 4039 ranked matches where both champs faced each other. This particular champion matchup is fairly rare. Gwen has to counter Sona in only 2.7% of her games.

Unfortunately, Gwen has done a pathetic job of countering Sona. Normally, she wins a lowly 43.1% of the time the champions oppose each other in. In Gwen versus Sona matches, Gwen’s side is 0.1% more likely to get first blood. This indicates that she most likely will be able to get first blood against Sona.

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Best Gwen Items to Counter Sona

The ideal items to use in your Gwen versus Sona build consist of Riftmaker, Nashor's Tooth, and Cosmic Drive. When Gwen combined at least these three pieces in her build, she did significantly better when fighting Sona than with most other typical builds. In fact, Gwen had an average win rate of 59.9% when countering Sona with these items in her kit.

Best Gwen Runes to Counter Sona

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Magical Footwear Rune Magical Footwear
Cosmic Insight Rune Cosmic Insight

To have the greatest probability of defeating Sona as Gwen, Gwen players should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Magical Footwear, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the runes players chose for Gwen vs Sona face-offs, this combo of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 52.9% win rate overall.

We have also shown the top Sona runes to counterpick against Gwen in order to help you recognize how she will likely be built against you.


5.3 | Gwen Sona | 2.4


6.1 | Gwen Sona | 5.3


4.6 | Gwen Sona | 14.3

Gwen vs Sona Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown here emphasize some strategic Gwen against Sona matchup statistics that can help us explain the distinctions between this pair of champs. Gwen’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 1.6 is not as good as Sona’s KDA ratio of 3.2, highlighting that Gwen may be less central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Sona..

Gwen normally has a slightly larger longest killing spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, she receives more damage than Sona. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, yet it can also indicate that the champion with higher HP has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Gwen often earns many more minion kills than Sona. Champs that do not earn many minion kills normally don't need much CS to be effective. They are able to scale fully off their abilities alone. Yet, champions with tons of CS, such as ADCs, typically need a lot of gold to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the values presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.18 | Gwen Sona | 0.49

Largest Multi-Kill

1.38 | Gwen Sona | 0.94

Damage Dealt

16,805 | Gwen Sona | 9,409

Damage Taken

25,978 | Gwen Sona | 14,474

Healing Done

7,282 | Gwen Sona | 11,396

Vision Score

17 | Gwen Sona | 46

Gold Earned

10,682 | Gwen Sona | 8,066

Minions Killed

134 | Gwen Sona | 18

Dragons Killed

0.3 | Gwen Sona | 0.07

Barons Killed

0.08 | Gwen Sona | 0.02


2.17 | Gwen Sona | 2.68


0.48 | Gwen Sona | 0.67

CC Duration (sec)

111 | Gwen Sona | 28

Experience Earned

13,164 | Gwen Sona | 10,247

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 4,039 Gwen vs Sona 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 Gwen 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.