Katarina vs Kayle Counter Build

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

How to Beat Kayle as Katarina

8,919 Katarina vs Kayle Matchups Analyzed

We produce our matchup statistics from the millions of ranked League of Legends rounds that we get from Riot Games each week. Our guide on how to beat Kayle as Katarina came out of an evaluation of 8919 ranked rounds where both champions opposed one another. This champ pairing is relatively rare. Katarina has to counter Kayle in only 3.6% of her rounds.

Unfortunately, Katarina has done a dismal job of beating Kayle. Normally, she wins a lowly 47.6% of games the champs battle each other in. In Katarina vs Kayle rounds, Katarina’s team is 0.1% more likely to gain first blood. This indicates that she most likely will get first blood versus Kayle.

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Best Katarina Items to Counter Kayle

The ideal items to prioritize in your Katarina versus Kayle build include Riftmaker, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Nashor's Tooth. When Katarina included at least these three pieces in her build, she performed much better versus Kayle than with many other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Katarina had an average winrate of 63.3% when countering Kayle with this build.

Best Katarina Runes to Counter Kayle

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter

To have the highest chance of coming out on top against Kayle as Katarina, you should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Coup de Grace, Taste of Blood, and Ravenous Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune builds that we analyzed for Katarina vs Kayle face-offs, this blending of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 52.4% win rate overall.

We have also included the best Kayle runes to duel Katarina to help you realize how she will likely be played versus your champion.


9 | Katarina Kayle | 5.7


6.5 | Katarina Kayle | 5.6


5.6 | Katarina Kayle | 5.9

Katarina vs Kayle Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown here emphasize some strategic Katarina versus Kayle counter stats that may help you figure out the differences between the pair. Katarina’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is close to Kayle’s KDA ratio of 2.1, showing that Katarina may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Kayle. This observation is in large part fueled by the difference in kills.

Katarina often has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, she takes a similar amount of damage to Kayle. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, but it can also indicate that the champ with higher HP has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from further damage when poked or engaged.

In Katarina vs Kayle matchups, Katarina typically earns less CS than Kayle. Champions that do not acquire much CS normally don't require much CS to be useful. They are capable of scaling easily off their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require a lot of gold to be effective. In either case, work to pass the values shown here to do well.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Kayle as Katarina are displayed for every ranked division. If you would like to,To,If you want to narrow the statistics and builds to a distinct skill level, you may use the selection menu located at the top of this page.

Num. Killing Sprees

1.98 | Katarina Kayle | 1.29

Largest Multi-Kill

1.92 | Katarina Kayle | 1.5

Damage Dealt

20,006 | Katarina Kayle | 17,548

Damage Taken

22,026 | Katarina Kayle | 20,060

Healing Done

3,580 | Katarina Kayle | 6,041

Vision Score

16 | Katarina Kayle | 17

Gold Earned

11,292 | Katarina Kayle | 11,633

Minions Killed

139 | Katarina Kayle | 172

Dragons Killed

0.09 | Katarina Kayle | 0.14

Barons Killed

0.02 | Katarina Kayle | 0.06


1.61 | Katarina Kayle | 2.68


0.42 | Katarina Kayle | 0.58

CC Duration (sec)

25 | Katarina Kayle | 203

Experience Earned

12,908 | Katarina Kayle | 14,167

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 8,919 Katarina vs Kayle 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 Kayle 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.