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

Poppy vs Lee Sin

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

based on 837 Poppy vs Lee Sin matchups
Win Rate
57.9 %
K/D/A
2.67
Pick Rate
3.1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our matchup statistics from the millions of recently ranked League of Legends rounds that we review every week. Our guide on how to beat Lee Sin as Poppy came out of an analysis of 837 ranked matches where both champs clashed against each other. This champ matchup is somewhat rare. Poppy encounters Lee Sin in only 3.1% of her matches.

Poppy vs Lee Sin Matchup Summary

Poppy has done a great job of countering Lee Sin. On average, she wins a whopping 57.9% of games the champions clash against each other in. In Poppy vs Lee Sin games, Poppy’s team is 0.0% more probable to earn first blood. This indicates that she most likely will be able to get first blood against Lee Sin.

Best Poppy vs Lee Sin Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
EmberknifeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordSheen

Core Poppy Items

~22 Mins
Divine SundererDead Man's PlateForce of Nature

Optional Items

Randuin's OmenThornmailFrozen Heart

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
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Poppy's passive ability p
Poppy q ability q
Poppy w ability w
Poppy e ability e
Poppy'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
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Lee Sin as Poppy

Tips for Playing as Poppy against Lee Sin

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 Lee Sin

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

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

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

Poppy vs Lee Sin Counter Stats

Poppy Image
Win Rate
57.9 %
VS
Win Rate
42.1 %
Lee Sin Image
5.6
< Kills >
6.3
5.5
< Deaths >
6.8
9.1
< Assists >
8.3
1.27
< Killing Sprees >
1.44
65
< Minions Killed >
35
1.07
< Dragons Killed >
1.4
0.54
< Inhibitors >
0.39
13,276
< Physical Damage >
11,490
2,622
< Magic Damage >
2,463
1,387
< True Damage >
740
17,285
< Damage Dealt >
14,693
27,618
< Damage Taken >
31,581
10,792
< Gold Earned >
11,164
1.8
< Towers >
1.38
0.21
< Baron Takedowns >
0.3
6,385
< Total Healing >
7,109
13,328
< Experience >
12,713
24
< Vision Score >
23
8
< Wards Placed >
12
649
< Time Dealing CC >
407

How to Counter Lee Sin with Poppy in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here feature several vital Poppy vs. Lee Sin matchup stats that may help you distinguish the distinctions between this pair of champs. Poppy’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Lee Sin’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Poppy may be more central to her team's team fighting effectiveness than Lee Sin..

Poppy often has a similar longest kill spree as her counter does. Typically, she takes less damage than Lee Sin. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also illustrate that the champ with increased health has less mobility and thus is unable to escape additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Poppy and Lee Sin

Damage Types Compared

Poppy
Lee Sin
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Poppy
Lee Sin

Who is Better, Poppy or Lee Sin?

Both League of Legends champs are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Poppy usually wins when trying to fight Lee Sin, with a 57.9% win rate. As a result, Poppy makes a fantastic counter for Lee Sin.

While Poppy does have a much higher win rate than Lee Sin, when on opposite teams, Poppy also has a greater level of difficulty that makes her a more challenging character to learn and master. You should be be fine when picking Poppy into Lee Sin.

Additionally, Poppy also has a great deal of utility and CC, a similar amount to Lee Sin. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

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

Poppy is a great counter to Lee Sin. Make sure you focus your actions on keeping up your gold income and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Poppy against Lee Sin.

Additional Information for Poppy Players

How We Calculated Our Poppy vs Lee Sin Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Lee Sin as Poppy, we analyzed 837 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 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 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 tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and stats displayed here, you will grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Poppy on average accumulates more CS as Lee Sin. Champs who on average don't get many minion kills typically don't require much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have many items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The most crucial items to prioritize in your Poppy versus Lee Sin build consist of Divine Sunderer, Dead Man's Plate, and Force of Nature. When Poppy combined at least these three pieces in her build, she performed much better countering Lee Sin than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Poppy boasted an average winrate of 57.9% when countering Lee Sin with this build.

To have the highest chance of coming out on top against Lee Sin as Poppy, Poppy players should use the Dark Harvest, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Celerity, and Waterwalking runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players used for Poppy vs Lee Sin battles, this blending of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 57.9% win rate overall.

If you want to see Poppy x Lee Sin tips and counter builds for a a distinct skill level, please select one from the selection menu displayed above. At first, the statistics and guides displayed are calculated using all games played with these champs.