How to Win Kai'Sa vs Lee Sin Counter Matchup Kai'Sa is in the b tier of champions

Kai'Sa vs Lee Sin

How to Beat Lee Sin as Kai'Sa in LoL Lee Sin is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Lee Sin as Kai'Sa

based on 4,780 Kai'Sa vs Lee Sin matchups
Win Rate
51.5 %
K/D/A
2.35
Pick Rate
3.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of recently ranked League of Legends matches each and every week. In our database, Kai'Sa faced Lee Sin in 4780 games. Having so many games with Kai'Sa vs Lee Sin gives us confidence in our ability to produce actionable stats and a recommended build to suppress your opposition. This particular champ pairing is fairly rare. Kai'Sa fights Lee Sin in only 3.9% of her rounds.

Kai'Sa vs Lee Sin Matchup Summary

Kai'Sa does a decent job of beating Lee Sin. On average, she wins a acceptable 51.5% of the time the champs face each other in. In Kai'Sa vs Lee Sin matches, Kai'Sa’s side is 0.0% more expected to obtain first blood, indicating that she probably will be able to get first blood versus Lee Sin.

Best Kai'Sa vs Lee Sin Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
PickaxeNoonquiver

Core Kai'Sa Items

~22 Mins
Kraken SlayerInfinity EdgeThe Collector

Optional Items

Rabadon's DeathcapPhantom DancerZhonya's HourglassShadowflame

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Kai'Sa to level up q
>
Second ability for Kai'Sa to level up e
>
Last skill for Kai'Sa to max out w

Runes

Domination Hail of Blades Taste of BloodEyeball CollectionUltimate Hunter
Inspiration Magical FootwearBiscuit Delivery
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Kai'Sa's passive ability p
Kai'Sa q ability q
Kai'Sa w ability w
Kai'Sa e ability e
Kai'Sa's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Lee Sin as Kai'Sa

Tips for Playing as Kai'Sa against Lee Sin

Make sure to buy items that will evolve at least 1 or 2 of your spells.

Try to catch enemy carries alone to burst them with Icathian Rain.

Work with your teammates to set up your Ultimate and optimize damage with your passive.

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.

Kai'Sa vs Lee Sin Counter Stats

Kai'Sa Image
Win Rate
51.5 %
VS
Win Rate
48.5 %
Lee Sin Image
7.8
< Kills >
7.2
6
< Deaths >
6.2
6.3
< Assists >
8.4
1.77
< Killing Sprees >
1.65
171
< Minions Killed >
35
0.21
< Dragons Killed >
1.49
0.5
< Inhibitors >
0.45
10,175
< Physical Damage >
11,402
8,493
< Magic Damage >
2,279
1,301
< True Damage >
751
19,970
< Damage Dealt >
14,434
16,737
< Damage Taken >
28,598
12,389
< Gold Earned >
11,247
2.14
< Towers >
1.64
0.07
< Baron Takedowns >
0.29
2,377
< Total Healing >
7,260
12,537
< Experience >
12,605
19
< Vision Score >
23
8
< Wards Placed >
12
29
< Time Dealing CC >
394

How to Counter Lee Sin with Kai'Sa in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here emphasize some significant Kai'Sa vs. Lee Sin counter statistics that may help you distinguish the distinctions between these two champions. As an example, Kai'Sa’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Lee Sin’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Kai'Sa may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Lee Sin..

Kai'Sa normally has a similar longest killing spree as her opponent does. Typically, she takes less damage than Lee Sin. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also imply that the champion with increased health has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Kai'Sa and Lee Sin

Damage Types Compared

Kai'Sa
Lee Sin
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Kai'Sa
Lee Sin

Who is Better, Kai'Sa or Lee Sin?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Kai'Sa usually wins when facing off against Lee Sin, with a 51.5% win rate. Thus, Kai'Sa makes a good counter for Lee Sin.

While Kai'Sa does have a higher win rate than Lee Sin, when they face off with one another, Kai'Sa also has a greater learning curve that makes her a more challenging character to develop with. You still need to be cautious when picking Kai'Sa into Lee Sin.

Furthermore, Kai'Sa has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Lee Sin. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Kai'Sa vs Lee Sin matchups, Kai'Sa is the better champ with a higher win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during team fights.

Kai'Sa is a decent counter for Lee Sin. Focus your play on keeping up your gold income and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Kai'Sa against Lee Sin.

Additional Information for Kai'Sa Players

How We Calculated Our Kai'Sa vs Lee Sin Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Lee Sin as Kai'Sa, we analyzed 4,780 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 Kai'Sa 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 Kai'Sa to counter Lee Sin 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 listen to the build and tips shown here, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Kai'Sa on average gets much more CS compared to Lee Sin. Champions who on average don't take many minion kills often don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as supports. They are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the values reported on this page to do well.

The best items to focus on in your Kai'Sa versus Lee Sin build consist of Kraken Slayer, Infinity Edge, and The Collector. When Kai'Sa used at least these three pieces in her build, she did much better when facing Lee Sin than with many other typical builds. In fact, Kai'Sa boasted an average win rate of 51.5% when playing against Lee Sin with this counter build.

To have the greatest likelihood of defeating Lee Sin as Kai'Sa, you should equip the Hail of Blades, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Magical Footwear, and Biscuit Delivery runes from the Domination and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune sets players used for Kai'Sa vs Lee Sin counterpicks, this mix of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 51.5% winrate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Lee Sin as Kai'Sa are given for all skill levels combined. To filter the statistics and builds to an individual skill level, you can use the selection menu located above.