Kalista vs Vel'Koz Counter Build

How to Win Kalista vs Vel'Koz Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Vel'Koz as Kalista in LoL

How to Beat Vel'Koz as Kalista

1,100 Kalista vs Vel'Koz Matchups Analyzed

We produce our counter statistics from the millions of recently rated LoL matches that we review each week. Our guide on how to beat Vel'Koz as Kalista resulted from an analysis of 1100 ranked rounds where both champions clashed against one another. This champ matchup is relatively rare. Kalista has to counter Vel'Koz in only 2.0% of her matches.

Unfortunately, Kalista does a awful job of countering Vel'Koz. Normally, she wins a lowly 46.3% of the time the champions fight each other in. In Kalista versus Vel'Koz matches, Kalista’s team is 0.2% more likely to obtain first blood, indicating that she probably will be able to get first blood against Vel'Koz.

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Best Kalista Items to Counter Vel'Koz

The top items to use in your Kalista versus Vel'Koz build consist of Immortal Shieldbow, Runaan's Hurricane, and Guinsoo's Rageblade. When Kalista used at least these three items in her build, she performed much better against Vel'Koz than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Kalista boasted an average winrate of 58.1% when playing against Vel'Koz with these items in her kit.

Best Kalista Runes to Counter Vel'Koz

Hail of Blades Rune Hail of Blades
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Overheal Rune Overheal
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity

To have the highest chance of crushing Vel'Koz as Kalista, Kalista players should use the Hail of Blades, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Overheal, and Legend: Alacrity runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Of all the rune sets players chose for Kalista vs Vel'Koz LoL games, this sequence of runes resulted in the highest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 42.0% winrate overall.

We have also shown the top Vel'Koz runes to counterpick against Kalista in order to help you grasp how he will likely be kitted out to try to beat your champ.


7.9 | Kalista Vel'Koz | 5.6


6.7 | Kalista Vel'Koz | 6


6.4 | Kalista Vel'Koz | 9.7

Kalista vs Vel'Koz Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown here feature some strategic Kalista versus Vel'Koz counter statistics that may help us understand the differences and similarities between the pair. For instance, Kalista’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.1 is not as good as Vel'Koz’s ratio of 2.5, highlighting that Kalista may be less central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Vel'Koz..

Kalista typically has a slightly larger longest killing spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, she receives more damage than Vel'Koz. This often reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also imply that the champ with increased health has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further damage when poked or engaged.

Kalista typically racks up many more minion kills than Vel'Koz. Champs who on average do not get many minion kills normally do not have to have much CS to be effective. Instead, they are capable of scaling fully off their skills and stats alone. Yet, champions with many minion kills, such as hyper-carries, typically require a lot of gold to be effective. In either situation, try to pass the averages presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.83 | Kalista Vel'Koz | 1.26

Largest Multi-Kill

1.6 | Kalista Vel'Koz | 1.3

Damage Dealt

17,338 | Kalista Vel'Koz | 22,295

Damage Taken

22,168 | Kalista Vel'Koz | 14,068

Healing Done

4,904 | Kalista Vel'Koz | 1,187

Vision Score

19 | Kalista Vel'Koz | 39

Gold Earned

12,137 | Kalista Vel'Koz | 10,046

Minions Killed

163 | Kalista Vel'Koz | 83

Dragons Killed

0.35 | Kalista Vel'Koz | 0.08

Barons Killed

0.17 | Kalista Vel'Koz | 0.03


2.35 | Kalista Vel'Koz | 1.93


0.48 | Kalista Vel'Koz | 0.49

CC Duration (sec)

148 | Kalista Vel'Koz | 191

Experience Earned

12,516 | Kalista Vel'Koz | 11,992

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 1,100 Kalista vs Vel'Koz 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 Vel'Koz 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.