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

Rakan vs Lee Sin

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

based on 766 Rakan vs Lee Sin matchups
Win Rate
58.1 %
K/D/A
2.94
Pick Rate
3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of ranked LoL matches every week. Within our dataset, Rakan fought Lee Sin 766 times. Having so many matchups for Rakan versus Lee Sin gives us a lot of confidence in our capacity to prepare actionable stats and a pro build to smash Lee Sin. This particular champ pairing is somewhat rare. Rakan is forced to battle against Lee Sin in only 3.0% of his games.

Rakan vs Lee Sin Matchup Summary

Rakan does a great job of countering Lee Sin. Normally, he wins a terrific 58.1% of games the champions oppose each other in. In Rakan against Lee Sin matches, Rakan’s team is 0.0% more probable to get first blood, indicating that he probably will be able to get first blood against Lee Sin.

Best Rakan vs Lee Sin Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionRelic Shield

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsFaerie Charm

Core Rakan Items

~22 Mins
Shurelya's BattlesongZeke's ConvergenceBulwark of the Mountain

Optional Items

Chemtech Putrifier

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Resolve Guardian Font of LifeBone PlatingUnflinching
Domination Zombie WardUltimate Hunter
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Rakan's passive ability p
Rakan q ability q
Rakan w ability w
Rakan e ability e
Rakan's ultimate ability r
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W
2
E
3
Q
4
W
5
W
6
R
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W
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E
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W
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E
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R
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E
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E
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Q
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Q
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R

Guide to Countering Lee Sin as Rakan

Tips for Playing as Rakan against Lee Sin

Danger is as fun as you let it be.

Rakan requires allies near him to make the most out of his tools.

Rakan's dash speeds increase with his Move Speed. Use the extra speed to surprise your enemies!

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.

Rakan vs Lee Sin Counter Stats

Rakan Image
Win Rate
58.1 %
VS
Win Rate
41.9 %
Lee Sin Image
1.6
< Kills >
6.1
5.3
< Deaths >
6.1
14
< Assists >
8.3
0.28
< Killing Sprees >
1.41
36
< Minions Killed >
36
0.05
< Dragons Killed >
1.42
0.52
< Inhibitors >
0.39
1,164
< Physical Damage >
11,370
5,046
< Magic Damage >
2,363
706
< True Damage >
787
6,916
< Damage Dealt >
14,521
17,673
< Damage Taken >
29,415
7,717
< Gold Earned >
10,814
1.85
< Towers >
1.46
0
< Baron Takedowns >
0.27
3,919
< Total Healing >
6,900
10,050
< Experience >
12,256
55
< Vision Score >
22
28
< Wards Placed >
11
92
< Time Dealing CC >
407

How to Counter Lee Sin with Rakan in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here emphasize several strategic Rakan vs. Lee Sin counter statistics that can help you distinguish the distinctions between these two champions. As an example, Rakan’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Lee Sin’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Rakan may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Lee Sin. This observation is largely a result of the differences in assists.

Rakan normally has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than his counter does. Typically, he receives less damage than Lee Sin. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, but it can also show that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Rakan and Lee Sin

Damage Types Compared

Rakan
Lee Sin
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Rakan
Lee Sin

Who is Better, Rakan or Lee Sin?

Both LoL champs are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Rakan usually wins when taking on Lee Sin, with a 58.1% win rate. As a result, Rakan makes a fantastic counter for Lee Sin.

While Rakan does have a much higher winrate than Lee Sin, when they face off with one another, Rakan also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less complex character to develop with. You don't need to be too worried when picking Rakan into Lee Sin.

Furthermore, Rakan also has a lot of utility and CC, a similar amount to Lee Sin. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Rakan vs Lee Sin matchups, Rakan is the better champion with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during teamfights.

Rakan is a great counter to Lee Sin. Make sure you focus your tactics on increasing your CS and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Rakan against Lee Sin.

Additional Information for Rakan Players

How We Calculated Our Rakan vs Lee Sin Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Lee Sin as Rakan, we analyzed 766 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 Rakan 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

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Rakan in order to counter Lee Sin during both the laning 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 suggestions presented above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Rakan often gets a similar amount of CS compared to Lee Sin. Champions who on average don't earn much CS often don't require much CS to be effective, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have many items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the values displayed here to do well.

The ideal items to use in your Rakan versus Lee Sin build consist of Shurelya's Battlesong, Zeke's Convergence, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Rakan included at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better against Lee Sin than with many other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Rakan had an average winrate of 58.1% when playing against Lee Sin with this counter build.

To have the best chance of vanquishing Lee Sin as Rakan, you should use the Guardian, Font of Life, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Zombie Ward, and Ultimate Hunter runes from the Resolve and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players picked for Rakan vs Lee Sin fights, this composite of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 58.1% winrate overall.

If you would like to view Rakan x Lee Sin tips and counter stats for a a specific skill level, feel free to select one from the selection menu provided above. At first, the stats and build suggestions given are calculated using every round run with both champs.