Kalista vs Zed Counter Build

How to Win Kalista vs Zed Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Zed as Kalista in LoL

How to Beat Zed as Kalista

2,537 Kalista vs Zed Matchups Analyzed

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of ranked League of Legends games each week. In our data, Kalista engaged Zed 2537 times. Including so many matchups for Kalista vs Zed provides us confidence in our capacity to produce enlightening data and a recommended build to obliterate your foe This particular champ matchup is somewhat uncommon. Kalista has to counter Zed in only 4.6% of her matches.

Unfortunately, Kalista has done a pathetic job of beating Zed. Normally, she wins a lowly 46.6% of matches the champs fight each other in. In Kalista vs Zed rounds, Kalista’s side is 0.2% more likely to obtain first blood, indicating that she most likely will get first blood against Zed.

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Best Kalista Items to Counter Zed

The best items to prioritize in your Kalista versus Zed build include Immortal Shieldbow, Runaan's Hurricane, and Wit's End. When Kalista incorporated at least these three items in her build, she did a lot better countering Zed than with most other typical counter builds. In fact, Kalista boasted an average win rate of 59.7% battling Zed with this counter build.

Best Kalista Runes to Counter Zed

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

To have the best probability of coming out on top against Zed as Kalista, you should use the Hail of Blades, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Triumph, and Legend: Alacrity runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Of all the rune sets we have analyed for Kalista vs Zed counterpicks, this composite of runes yielded the best win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 49.6% win rate overall.

We have also displayed the top Zed runes to counterpick against Kalista in order to help you grasp how he will likely be setup to try to beat you.


7.6 | Kalista Zed | 8.5


6.7 | Kalista Zed | 6.1


6.6 | Kalista Zed | 5.7

Kalista vs Zed Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown here clarify some strategic Kalista against Zed counter stats that can help you interpret the distinctions between the pair. Kalista’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.1 is nearly equal to Zed’s ratio of 2.3, demonstrating that Kalista may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Zed..

Kalista typically has a similar longest killing spree as her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, she takes a similar amount of damage to Zed. This often reflects differing health capacities, but it can also indicate that the champ with increased health has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

In Kalista vs Zed matchups, Kalista commonly tallies a similar number of minion kills than Zed. Champs that don't earn much CS normally don't need much CS to be effective. Instead, they are able to scale well off their abilities and first items alone. However, champions with scores of minion kills, such as ADCs, usually must have a lot of gold to be useful. In either case, try to exceed the averages presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.73 | Kalista Zed | 1.96

Largest Multi-Kill

1.61 | Kalista Zed | 1.53

Damage Dealt

17,000 | Kalista Zed | 20,584

Damage Taken

20,948 | Kalista Zed | 19,179

Healing Done

4,464 | Kalista Zed | 3,229

Vision Score

19 | Kalista Zed | 18

Gold Earned

11,880 | Kalista Zed | 11,565

Minions Killed

161 | Kalista Zed | 146

Dragons Killed

0.33 | Kalista Zed | 0.19

Barons Killed

0.17 | Kalista Zed | 0.03


2.34 | Kalista Zed | 1.64


0.5 | Kalista Zed | 0.4

CC Duration (sec)

153 | Kalista Zed | 129

Experience Earned

12,032 | Kalista Zed | 13,490

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 2,537 Kalista vs Zed 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 Zed 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.