How to Win Kayle vs Sett Counter Matchup Kayle is in the a tier of champions

Kayle vs Sett

How to Beat Sett as Kayle in LoL Sett is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Sett as Kayle

based on 2,260 Kayle vs Sett matchups
Win Rate
49.7 %
K/D/A
1.96
Pick Rate
3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our counter statistics from the millions of rated LoL matches that we review each week. This guide on how to beat Sett as Kayle resulted from an examination of 2260 ranked matches where both champions faced each other. This champion pairing is relatively rare. Kayle fights Sett in only 3.0% of her matches.

Kayle vs Sett Matchup Summary

Kayle does a ok job of countering Sett. Normally, she wins a acceptable 49.7% of games the champions battle one another in. In Kayle versus Sett games, Kayle’s side is 0.2% less expected to get first blood. This implies that she probably won't be able to get first blood against Sett.

Best Kayle vs Sett Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
DaggerBerserker's Greaves

Core Kayle Items

~22 Mins
RiftmakerRabadon's DeathcapZhonya's Hourglass

Optional Items

Rylai's Crystal ScepterBlade of The Ruined KingWit's EndNashor's Tooth

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Kayle to level up q
>
Second ability for Kayle to level up e
>
Last skill for Kayle to max out w

Runes

Precision Lethal Tempo TriumphLegend: AlacrityLast Stand
Resolve Bone PlatingOvergrowth
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Kayle's passive ability p
Kayle q ability q
Kayle w ability w
Kayle e ability e
Kayle's ultimate ability r
1
E
2
Q
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Sett as Kayle

Tips for Playing as Kayle against Sett

Using Divine Judgment on a high-DPS ally can turn the tides of battle by giving your ally free reign to attack.

Kayle benefits greatly from Attack Damage and Ability Power, making hybrid items like Nashor's Tooth and Hextech Gunblade very effective on her.

Kayle's attacks become incredibly powerful once she gains attack range from Divine Ascent. Play safe until then.

Kayle vs Sett Counter Stats

Kayle Image
Win Rate
49.7 %
VS
Win Rate
50.3 %
Sett Image
5.2
< Kills >
5.8
5.6
< Deaths >
5.7
5.8
< Assists >
5.5
1.17
< Killing Sprees >
1.34
180
< Minions Killed >
150
0.14
< Dragons Killed >
0.13
0.53
< Inhibitors >
0.6
5,808
< Physical Damage >
15,008
12,684
< Magic Damage >
329
1,386
< True Damage >
4,283
19,879
< Damage Dealt >
19,621
22,755
< Damage Taken >
30,714
12,028
< Gold Earned >
11,443
2.57
< Towers >
2.74
0.07
< Baron Takedowns >
0.03
5,674
< Total Healing >
3,345
14,924
< Experience >
13,964
17
< Vision Score >
17
8
< Wards Placed >
8
220
< Time Dealing CC >
197

How to Counter Sett with Kayle in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here feature some influential Kayle versus Sett counter statistics that can help you interpret the distinctions between these two champions. As an example, Kayle’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Sett’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Kayle may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Sett..

Kayle typically has a similar longest killing spree as her enemy does. On average, she takes less damage than Sett. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, but it can also illustrate that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Kayle and Sett

Damage Types Compared

Kayle
Sett
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Kayle
Sett

Who is Better, Kayle or Sett?

Both League of Legends champs are great. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Kayle usually fairs equally well when facing off against Sett, with a 49.7% win rate. Thus, Kayle makes an ok counter to Sett.

While Kayle does have a lower winrate compared to Sett, when on opposite teams, Kayle also has a much greater level of difficulty that makes her a more difficult champ to learn. You still need to be cautious when picking Kayle into Settas her relative depth means you may not be able to unleash her full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Furthermore, Kayle has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Sett. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Kayle vs Sett matchups, Sett is the better champion with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during teamfights.

Kayle is a somewhat poor counter for Sett. Make sure you focus your gameplay on keeping up your CS and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Kayle against Sett.

Additional Information for Kayle Players

How We Calculated Our Kayle vs Sett Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Sett as Kayle, we analyzed 2,260 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 Sett as Kayle 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.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Kayle to counter Sett during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats shown here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Kayle often picks up a similar amount of CS compared to Sett. Champions who on average don't take many minion kills often don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values reported on this page to do well.

The most important items to prioritize in your Kayle versus Sett build consist of Riftmaker, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Kayle combined at least these three pieces in her build, she did significantly better vs. Sett than with many other common item sets. In fact, Kayle boasted an average winrate of 49.7% when playing against Sett with this build.

To have the highest probability of vanquishing Sett as Kayle, Kayle players should use the Lethal Tempo, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Overgrowth, and Bone Plating runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune sets that we analyzed for Kayle vs Sett counters, this mixture of runes yielded the highest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 49.7% win rate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Sett as Kayle are given for all skill levels, merged. If you want to scope the statistics and builds to a distinct rank, you should use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.