Olaf can combine Berserker Rage, Vicious Strikes, and Ragnarok at low life to become deceptively strong.
The bonus healing granted by Vicious Strikes amplifies your Life Steal from all sources as well as heals from allies.
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.
The stat comparisons provided here highlight some vital Olaf against K'Sante matchup statistics that can help us explain the differences and similarities between the pair. Olaf’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than K'Sante’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Olaf may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than K'Sante..
Olaf often has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his foe does. Typically, he takes a similar amount of damage to K'Sante. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also hint that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from additional damage when poked or engaged.
Both LoL champs are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Olaf usually wins when playing against K'Sante, with a 59.3% win rate. Therefore, Olaf makes a fantastic counter for K'Sante.
While Olaf does have a much higher winrate compared to K'Sante, when facing one another, Olaf also has a much lower difficulty level that makes him a less time consuming champion to learn. You don't need to be too worried when picking Olaf into K'Sante.
Additionally, Olaf has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to K'Sante. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.
While there isn't a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Olaf vs K'Sante matchups, Olaf is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during teamfights.
Olaf is a great counter for K'Sante. You will do well by focussing your strategy on increasing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Olaf against K'Sante.
To truly master Olaf in order to counter K'Sante during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips shown here, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.
Olaf on average accumulates a similar amount of CS compared to K'Sante. Champs who on average don't get much CS often don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the values displayed here to do well.
The most important items to use in your Olaf versus K'Sante build include Stridebreaker, Ravenous Hydra, and Death's Dance. When Olaf included at least these three items in his build, he did much better when facing K'Sante than with many other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Olaf had an average winrate of 59.3% battling K'Sante with this counter build.
To have the best likelihood of beating K'Sante as Olaf, Olaf players should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Biscuit Delivery, and Approach Velocity runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune sets players chose for Olaf vs K'Sante matchups, this sequence of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 59.3% win rate overall.
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