Katarina vs Kalista Counter Build

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

How to Beat Kalista as Katarina

2,110 Katarina vs Kalista Matchups Analyzed

We produce our counter stats from the millions of recently rated LoL games that we review each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Kalista as Katarina came out of an evaluation of 2110 ranked matches where both champs battled each other. This champion pairing is somewhat rare. Katarina is forced to battle against Kalista in only 0.9% of her matches.

Katarina does a decent job of countering Kalista. Typically, she wins a acceptable 51.6% of games the champs oppose one another in. In Katarina versus Kalista matches, Katarina’s side is 0.2% less expected to get first blood. This indicates that she probably won't be able to get first blood against Kalista.

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Best Katarina Items to Counter Kalista

The most crucial items to focus on in your Katarina versus Kalista build include Hextech Rocketbelt, Nashor's Tooth, and Void Staff. When Katarina included at least these three pieces in her build, she performed significantly better when fighting Kalista than with most other common builds. In fact, Katarina had an average win rate of 65.6% battling Kalista with this counter build.

Best Katarina Runes to Counter Kalista

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

To have the greatest chance of annihilating Kalista as Katarina, Katarina players should equip the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Sudden Impact, and Ravenous Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune sets players picked for Katarina vs Kalista counterpicks, this set of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 58.8% winrate overall.

We have also included the best Kalista runes to duel Katarina in order to help you recognize how she will probably be setup versus your champion.


8.8 | Katarina Kalista | 7.3


6.6 | Katarina Kalista | 6.5


6.1 | Katarina Kalista | 6.4

Katarina vs Kalista Counter Stats Summary

The stats provided here clarify some important Katarina against Kalista counter statistics that may help us explain the distinctions between the pair. Katarina’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.3 is close to Kalista’s ratio of 2.1, demonstrating that Katarina may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Kalista..

Katarina typically has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, she takes a similar amount of damage to Kalista. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also show that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to escape additional damage when poked or engaged.

Katarina often totals less CS than Kalista. Champions who on average do not get many minion kills typically don't have to have much CS to be effective. They are able to scale adequately off their skills and stats alone. Although, champions with many minion kills, such as hyper-carries, usually must have a lot of items to be useful. In either case, try to exceed the averages displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.96 | Katarina Kalista | 1.65

Largest Multi-Kill

1.94 | Katarina Kalista | 1.63

Damage Dealt

19,766 | Katarina Kalista | 16,358

Damage Taken

21,623 | Katarina Kalista | 19,111

Healing Done

3,516 | Katarina Kalista | 4,041

Vision Score

15 | Katarina Kalista | 18

Gold Earned

11,054 | Katarina Kalista | 11,372

Minions Killed

136 | Katarina Kalista | 155

Dragons Killed

0.07 | Katarina Kalista | 0.32

Barons Killed

0.02 | Katarina Kalista | 0.15


1.54 | Katarina Kalista | 2.33


0.38 | Katarina Kalista | 0.51

CC Duration (sec)

24 | Katarina Kalista | 144

Experience Earned

12,517 | Katarina Kalista | 11,426

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 2,110 Katarina vs Kalista 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 Kalista as Katarina 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.