How to Win Kayn vs Lee Sin Counter Matchup Kayn is in the s tier of champions

Kayn vs Lee Sin

How to Beat Lee Sin as Kayn in LoL Lee Sin is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Lee Sin as Kayn

based on 3,622 Kayn vs Lee Sin matchups
Win Rate
54.2 %
K/D/A
2.31
Pick Rate
3.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of recently ranked LoL games each week. In our data, Kayn did battle with Lee Sin in 3622 matches. Having so many games with Kayn vs Lee Sin gives us confidence in our capability to produce informative statistics and a pro build to destroy your rival. This champion pairing is relatively rare. Kayn encounters Lee Sin in only 3.8% of his games.

Kayn vs Lee Sin Matchup Summary

Kayn has done a great job of countering Lee Sin. On average, he wins a whopping 54.2% of the time the champs face one another in. In Kayn against Lee Sin games, Kayn’s team is 0.1% less likely to earn first blood. This indicates that he most likely won't be able to get first blood versus Lee Sin.

Best Kayn vs Lee Sin Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
EmberknifeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Caulfield's WarhammerIronspike Whip

Core Kayn Items

~22 Mins
GoredrinkerMuramanaDeath's Dance

Optional Items

Black CleaverYoumuu's GhostbladeEdge of NightSpirit Visage

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Inspiration Magical FootwearCosmic Insight
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Kayn's passive ability p
Kayn q ability q
Kayn w ability w
Kayn e ability e
Kayn's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
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Q
10
W
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R
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W
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W
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E
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Lee Sin as Kayn

Tips for Playing as Kayn against Lee Sin

Look at the line-up of both your team and the enemy's team when picking your form.

Remember that nearby enemies can see which wall you're in.

Advice to Win Against Lee Sin

Stay spread out to minimize the impact of Lee Sin's ultimate, Dragon's Rage.

Lee Sin relies heavily on following up with his abilities. Use disables to prevent him from chaining together his abilities and attacks.

Lee Sin has powerful tools to combat physical damage in Iron Will and Cripple but he is still vulnerable to magic damage.

Kayn vs Lee Sin Counter Stats

Kayn Image
Win Rate
54.2 %
VS
Win Rate
45.8 %
Lee Sin Image
7.3
< Kills >
7.4
6.4
< Deaths >
6.3
7.5
< Assists >
8.4
1.65
< Killing Sprees >
1.71
41
< Minions Killed >
35
1.36
< Dragons Killed >
1.47
0.41
< Inhibitors >
0.42
15,859
< Physical Damage >
12,183
593
< Magic Damage >
2,473
1,368
< True Damage >
871
17,820
< Damage Dealt >
15,528
32,620
< Damage Taken >
28,935
12,105
< Gold Earned >
11,335
1.42
< Towers >
1.59
0.28
< Baron Takedowns >
0.3
13,624
< Total Healing >
7,305
13,511
< Experience >
12,680
20
< Vision Score >
22
5
< Wards Placed >
11
264
< Time Dealing CC >
388

How to Counter Lee Sin with Kayn in LoL

The stats shown on this page show some strategic Kayn versus Lee Sin matchup statistics that may help us explain the differences and similarities between this pair of champions. Kayn’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Lee Sin’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Kayn may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Lee Sin..

Kayn often has a similar longest kill spree as his counter does. Commonly, he takes more damage than Lee Sin. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also illustrate that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to escape further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Kayn and Lee Sin

Damage Types Compared

Kayn
Lee Sin
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Kayn
Lee Sin

Who is Better, Kayn or Lee Sin?

Both League of Legends champs are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Kayn usually wins when playing against Lee Sin, with a 54.2% win rate. Therefore, Kayn makes a great counter for Lee Sin.

While Kayn does have a much higher win rate compared to Lee Sin, when facing one another, Kayn also has a greater level of difficulty that makes him a more challenging champion to pick up and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Kayn into Lee Sinas his relative depth means you may not be able to unleash his full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Kayn also has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Lee Sin. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Kayn vs Lee Sin matchups, Kayn is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during teamfights.

Kayn is a great counter to Lee Sin. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on increasing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Kayn against Lee Sin.

Additional Information for Kayn Players

How We Calculated Our Kayn vs Lee Sin Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Lee Sin as Kayn, we analyzed 3,622 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 Lee Sin as Kayn 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 truly master Kayn in order to counter Lee Sin during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats displayed here, you will increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Kayn most often picks up a similar amount of CS relative to Lee Sin. Champs who typically don't get much CS often don't require much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. They are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require many items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers displayed here to do well.

The top items to have in your Kayn versus Lee Sin build consist of Goredrinker, Muramana, and Death's Dance. When Kayn bought at least these three items in his build, he did significantly better when fighting Lee Sin than with many other common builds. In fact, Kayn had an average winrate of 54.2% when countering Lee Sin with these items in his kit.

To have the best likelihood of defeating Lee Sin as Kayn, you should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Magical Footwear, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the runes we have analyed for Kayn vs Lee Sin matchups, this mix of runes resulted in the highest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 54.2% winrate overall.

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