Nami vs Sona Counter Build

How to Win Nami vs Sona Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Sona as Nami in LoL

How to Beat Sona as Nami

6,731 Nami vs Sona Matchups Analyzed

At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of recently ranked League rounds each and every week. In our dataset, Nami engaged Sona in 6731 games. Using so many matchups for Nami vs Sona provides us a lot of faith in our capacity to produce actionable statistics and a recommended build to shatter Sona This champ matchup is somewhat rare. Nami fights Sona in only 3.6% of her games.

Unfortunately, Nami has done a poor job of countering Sona. Normally, she wins a lowly 48.4% of matches the champions face off with one another in. In Nami versus Sona rounds, Nami’s side is 0.1% more expected to earn first blood, implying that she probably will get first blood against Sona.

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Best Nami Items to Counter Sona

The best items to have in your Nami versus Sona build include Imperial Mandate, Shard of True Ice, and Staff of Flowing Water. When Nami combined at least these three pieces in her build, she did much better when fighting Sona than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Nami had an average winrate of 60.7% when playing against Sona with this build.

Best Nami Runes to Counter Sona

Summon Aery Rune Summon Aery
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm
Font of Life Rune Font of Life
Revitalize Rune Revitalize

To have the highest chance of vanquishing Sona as Nami, Nami players should use the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Gathering Storm, Font of Life, and Revitalize runes from the Sorcery and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players chose for Nami vs Sona clashes, this combination of runes yielded the best win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 54.5% win rate overall.

We have also shown the best Sona runes to counterpick against Nami to help you understand how she will likely be played to try to beat your champion.


1.8 | Nami Sona | 2.2


4.8 | Nami Sona | 5.4


14 | Nami Sona | 13.3

Nami vs Sona Counter Stats Summary

The stats provided here clarify several influential Nami versus Sona counter stats that may help us grasp the distinctions between the pair. As an example, Nami’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 3.3 is more than Sona’s ratio of 2.9, highlighting that Nami may be more central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Sona..

Nami usually has a similar longest kill spree as her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, she takes a similar amount of damage to Sona. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, but it can also illustrate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from further harm when engaged or poked.

In Nami vs Sona matchups, Nami commonly earns a similar number of CS than Sona. Champs that do not earn a lot of minion kills typically do not have to have much CS to be effective. Instead, they are capable of scaling well off of their abilities alone. However, champions with large numbers of minion kills, such as hyper-carries, typically require a lot of items to be effective. In either case, work to best the averages displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

0.34 | Nami Sona | 0.43

Largest Multi-Kill

0.82 | Nami Sona | 0.9

Damage Dealt

8,323 | Nami Sona | 9,389

Damage Taken

13,097 | Nami Sona | 14,628

Healing Done

9,216 | Nami Sona | 11,369

Vision Score

48 | Nami Sona | 48

Gold Earned

7,646 | Nami Sona | 7,872

Minions Killed

13 | Nami Sona | 17

Dragons Killed

0.04 | Nami Sona | 0.06

Barons Killed

0 | Nami Sona | 0.02


2.24 | Nami Sona | 2.44


0.55 | Nami Sona | 0.6

CC Duration (sec)

182 | Nami Sona | 26

Experience Earned

9,829 | Nami Sona | 9,948

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 6,731 Nami vs Sona 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 Sona as Nami 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.