How to Win Olaf vs Lee Sin Counter Matchup Olaf is in the a tier of champions

Olaf vs Lee Sin

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

based on 1,347 Olaf vs Lee Sin matchups
Win Rate
56.3 %
K/D/A
1.94
Pick Rate
2.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of recently ranked League games each week. In our dataset, Olaf did battle with Lee Sin in 1347 games. Including so many matchups for Olaf versus Lee Sin gives us a lot of confidence in our capability to prepare actionable data and a pro build to crush Lee Sin. This champion matchup is fairly rare. Olaf is forced to battle against Lee Sin in only 2.8% of his matches.

Olaf vs Lee Sin Matchup Summary

Olaf does a great job of countering Lee Sin. On average, he wins a fantastic 56.3% of matches the champs oppose one another in. In Olaf against Lee Sin rounds, Olaf’s team is 0.0% more likely to earn first blood, implying that he probably will get first blood against Lee Sin.

Best Olaf vs Lee Sin Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Hearthbound AxeSheen

Core Olaf Items

~22 Mins
StridebreakerSterak's GageDeath's Dance

Optional Items

Spirit VisageMaw of MalmortiusThornmailBlade of The Ruined King

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerhaste summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: AlacrityLast Stand
Inspiration Magical FootwearApproach Velocity
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Olaf's passive ability p
Olaf q ability q
Olaf w ability w
Olaf e ability e
Olaf's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
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E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Lee Sin as Olaf

Tips for Playing as Olaf against Lee Sin

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.

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.

Olaf vs Lee Sin Counter Stats

Olaf Image
Win Rate
56.3 %
VS
Win Rate
43.7 %
Lee Sin Image
7.2
< Kills >
7.2
6.4
< Deaths >
6.2
5.2
< Assists >
8.5
1.6
< Killing Sprees >
1.63
130
< Minions Killed >
35
0.45
< Dragons Killed >
1.3
0.58
< Inhibitors >
0.41
14,866
< Physical Damage >
12,220
178
< Magic Damage >
2,422
6,464
< True Damage >
883
21,509
< Damage Dealt >
15,526
27,860
< Damage Taken >
29,745
12,088
< Gold Earned >
11,217
2.57
< Towers >
1.44
0.13
< Baron Takedowns >
0.28
8,477
< Total Healing >
10,368
13,838
< Experience >
12,401
17
< Vision Score >
22
7
< Wards Placed >
11
370
< Time Dealing CC >
382

How to Counter Lee Sin with Olaf in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here feature some critical Olaf vs. Lee Sin matchup stats that can help us appreciate the differences and similarities between this pair of champs. As an example, Olaf’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Lee Sin’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Olaf may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Lee Sin..

Olaf normally has a similar longest killing spree as his opponent does. Typically, he receives a similar amount of damage to Lee Sin. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, but it can also show that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to flee from additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Olaf and Lee Sin

Damage Types Compared

Olaf
Lee Sin
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Olaf
Lee Sin

Who is Better, Olaf or Lee Sin?

Both LoL champs are great. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Olaf usually wins when facing off against Lee Sin, with a 56.3% win rate. As a result, Olaf makes a fantastic counter for Lee Sin.

While Olaf does have a much higher winrate compared to Lee Sin, when on opposite teams, Olaf also has a lower level of difficulty that makes him a less difficult champion to learn and master. You should be be fine when picking Olaf into Lee Sin.

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

While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Olaf vs Lee Sin 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 late stage team fights.

Olaf is a great counter for Lee Sin. Focus your actions on maximizing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Olaf against Lee Sin.

Additional Information for Olaf Players

How We Calculated Our Olaf vs Lee Sin Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Lee Sin as Olaf, we analyzed 1,347 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 Olaf 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

To truly master Olaf in order to counter Lee Sin during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions shown above, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Olaf most often picks up much more CS relative to Lee Sin. Champions who on average don't take much CS often don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the numbers displayed on this page to do well.

The ideal items to prioritize in your Olaf versus Lee Sin build include Stridebreaker, Sterak's Gage, and Death's Dance. When Olaf included at least these three items in his build, he did a lot better against Lee Sin than with most other typical counter builds. In fact, Olaf had an average win rate of 56.3% when countering Lee Sin with this counter build.

To have the greatest likelihood of beating Lee Sin as Olaf, Olaf players should equip the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Magical Footwear, and Approach Velocity runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the runes we have analyed for Olaf vs Lee Sin clashes, this mixture of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 56.3% win rate overall.

If you need to see Olaf vs Lee Sin tips and matchup stats and build suggestions for a a distinct rank, feel free to select one from the selection menu displayed above. At first, the statistics and build suggestions shown are calculated using every game finished with these champions.