How to Win Poppy vs Evelynn Counter Matchup Poppy is in the b tier of champions

Poppy vs Evelynn

How to Beat Evelynn as Poppy in LoL Evelynn is in the s tier of champions
Tank Fighter
Assassin Mage

How to Beat Evelynn as Poppy

based on 821 Poppy vs Evelynn matchups
Win Rate
47 %
K/D/A
2.17
Pick Rate
2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our counter statistics from the millions of recently ranked League matches that we evaluate each week. Our guide on how to beat Evelynn as Poppy came out of an analysis of 821 ranked rounds where both champions faced one another. This particular counter matchup is relatively rare. Poppy encounters Evelynn in only 2.1% of her rounds.

Poppy vs Evelynn Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Poppy does a below average job of countering Evelynn. Normally, she wins a lowly 47.0% of matches the champions oppose one another in. In Poppy versus Evelynn games, Poppy’s team is 0.1% more expected to earn first blood, implying that she probably will be able to get first blood against Evelynn.

Best Poppy vs Evelynn Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSteel Shoulderguards

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsSheen

Core Poppy Items

~22 Mins
Divine SundererDead Man's PlateForce of Nature

Optional Items

Sunfire AegisThornmailPauldrons of Whiterock

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Domination Dark Harvest Cheap ShotEyeball CollectionRelentless Hunter
Sorcery CelerityWaterwalking
Adaptive Force Adaptive Force Armor
Poppy's passive ability p
Poppy q ability q
Poppy w ability w
Poppy e ability e
Poppy's ultimate ability r
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Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
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R
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E
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E
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Evelynn as Poppy

Tips for Playing as Poppy against Evelynn

Iron Ambassador tends to land near walls, try to take advantage of this with Heroic Charge.

Keeper's Verdict can be released immediately to send the enemy straight up, take advantage of this in duels.

Advice to Win Against Evelynn

A large share of Evelynn's threat is in her charm, 'Allure.' Protect allies marked with 'Allure' or, if you are marked, make sure allies are between you and where Evelynn may attack from.

Purchasing Vision Wards can help you detect Evelynn's location in order to prepare for her ambushes.

If you suspect Evelynn is about to ambush one of your teammates, let them know by pinging the minimap and typing in chat.

Poppy vs Evelynn Counter Stats

Poppy Image
Win Rate
47 %
VS
Win Rate
53 %
Evelynn Image
5.1
< Kills >
9.1
5.9
< Deaths >
5.6
7.7
< Assists >
7
1.15
< Killing Sprees >
1.97
67
< Minions Killed >
24
0.75
< Dragons Killed >
1.38
0.41
< Inhibitors >
0.34
13,066
< Physical Damage >
755
2,374
< Magic Damage >
20,548
1,072
< True Damage >
1,052
16,513
< Damage Dealt >
22,355
28,528
< Damage Taken >
30,895
10,263
< Gold Earned >
11,866
1.47
< Towers >
0.94
0.17
< Baron Takedowns >
0.32
3,085
< Total Healing >
3,829
12,934
< Experience >
13,448
23
< Vision Score >
20
9
< Wards Placed >
6
809
< Time Dealing CC >
197

How to Counter Evelynn with Poppy in LoL

The stats shown here clarify some strategic Poppy vs. Evelynn matchup stats that may help you figure out the differences between the two. For instance, Poppy’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Evelynn’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Poppy may be more central to her team's team fighting capacity than Evelynn..

Poppy normally has a significantly smaller longest kill spree than her opponent does. On average, she takes a similar amount of damage to Evelynn. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, but it can also hint that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Poppy and Evelynn

Damage Types Compared

Poppy
Evelynn
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Poppy
Evelynn

Who is Better, Poppy or Evelynn?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Poppy usually loses when facing off against Evelynn, with a 47.0% win rate. Therefore, Poppy makes a poor counter to Evelynn.

While Poppy does have a lower winrate compared to Evelynn, when they face off with one another, Poppy also has a much lower difficulty level that makes her a less challenging champ to learn and master. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Poppy into Evelynn.

Moreover, Poppy also has a very large amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Evelynn. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Poppy vs Evelynn matchups, Evelynn is the better champ with a much lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during team fights.

Poppy is a garbage counter for Evelynn. Make sure you focus your tactics on keeping up your CS and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Poppy against Evelynn.

Additional Information for Poppy Players

How We Calculated Our Poppy vs Evelynn Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Evelynn as Poppy, we analyzed 821 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 Evelynn as Poppy 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 Poppy to counter Evelynn during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and stats presented above, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Poppy typically picks up more CS compared to Evelynn. Champions who typically don't take much CS often don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need many items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The most important items to prioritize in your Poppy versus Evelynn build consist of Divine Sunderer, Dead Man's Plate, and Force of Nature. When Poppy used at least these three items in her build, she did a lot better vs. Evelynn than with most other commonly used item sets. In fact, Poppy had an average winrate of 47.0% when playing against Evelynn with this build.

To have the best likelihood of vanquishing Evelynn as Poppy, you should use the Dark Harvest, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Celerity, and Waterwalking runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune builds that we analyzed for Poppy vs Evelynn clashes, this composite of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 47.0% winrate overall.

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