Kalista vs Lee Sin Counter Build

How to Beat Lee Sin as Kalista

Summary

We summarize our matchup statistics from the millions of recently ranked League matches that we analyze each week. This Kalista vs Lee Sin matchup review came out of an evaluation of 10,003 ranked games where both champs faced each other.

This champ pairing is somewhat common. Kalista fights Lee Sin in 41.1% of her games. Kalista has done a good job of countering Lee Sin. Typically, she wins a whopping 52.0% of matches the champions clash against each other in. In Kalista versus Lee Sin games, Kalista’s side is 1.0% less likely to obtain first blood, indicating that she most likely won't get first blood versus Lee Sin.

Matchups Analyzed

10,003

Team First Blood

49%

Win Rate

52%

Best Kalista Items to Counter Lee Sin

The best items to use in your Kalista versus Lee Sin build consist of Guardian Angel, Bloodthirster, and Runaan's Hurricane. When Kalista incorporated at least these three items in her build, she did a lot better versus Lee Sin than with most other common item sets.

Guardian Angel Item Bloodthirster Item Runaan's Hurricane Item

Best Kalista Runes to Counter Lee Sin

To have the highest chance of annihilating Lee Sin as Kalista, you should take the Hail of Blades, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Overheal, and Legend: Alacrity runes. Out of all the rune sets that we analyzed for Kalista vs Lee Sin matchups, this order of runes yielded the highest win rate. We have also included the best Lee Sin runes to fend off Kalista to help you infer how he will probably be setup to try to beat your champ.

Best Kalista Runes

Hail of Blades Rune Hail of Blades
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Overheal Rune Overheal
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity

Best Lee Sin Runes

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter

Stats

The following tables feature several significant Kalista against Lee Sin matchup statistics that may help you distinguish the distinctions between the two. For instance, Kalista’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is similar to Lee Sin’s KDA ratio of 2.4, indicating that Kalista may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability than Lee Sin.

Battle Stats

Kills

Kalista Stats
7.9 6.7
Lee Sin Stats

Deaths

Kalista Stats
6.4 6.1
Lee Sin Stats

Assists

Kalista Stats
6.4 8
Lee Sin Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Kalista Stats
3.6 3.1
Lee Sin Stats

Damage Dealt

Kalista Stats
17404 13920
Lee Sin Stats

Damage Taken

Kalista Stats
20346 27938
Lee Sin Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Kalista Stats
5.3 4.9
Lee Sin Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Kalista Stats
0.9 0.8
Lee Sin Stats

Dragons Killed

Kalista Stats
1.9 1.8
Lee Sin Stats

Barons Killed

Kalista Stats
0.4 0.3
Lee Sin Stats

Gold Earned

Kalista Stats
11508 10273
Lee Sin Stats

Minions Killed

Kalista Stats
148 35
Lee Sin Stats

Kalista typically has a slightly larger longest killing spree than her enemy does. On average, Kalista takes less damage than Lee Sin. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, but it can also imply that the champ with more health has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from additional damage when engaged or poked.

In Kalista vs Lee Sin matchups, Kalista usually racks up many more minion kills than Lee Sin. Champions that do not earn very much CS typically do not require much CS to be effective. Instead, they are able to scale properly off their skills and stats alone. However, champions with large amounts of CS, such as carries, usually require a lot of gold to be effective. In either case, try to top the values presented here to do well.

By default, Kalista vs Lee Sin tips, stats, and build recommendations are displayed for all skill levels combined. If you would like to narrow the stats and builds to a distinct division, you should use the selection menu above.

How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 10003 Kalista vs Lee Sin 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 Kalista 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.