Renekton vs Sylas Counter Build

How to Beat Sylas as Renekton


We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of recently ranked League of Legends rounds each and every week. Within our data, Renekton faced Sylas in 12,955 games. With so many matchups for Renekton versus Sylas provides us confidence in our ability to prepare enlightening data and a supported build to wreck your rival.

This champion matchup is relatively rare. Renekton has to counter Sylas in only 3.1% of his rounds. Renekton has done a good job of countering Sylas. Typically, he wins a terrific 52.0% of games the champions oppose one another in. In Renekton against Sylas games, Renekton’s team is 2.0% more expected to get first blood. This indicates that he most likely will be able to get first blood versus Sylas.

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Team First Blood


Best Renekton Items to Counter Sylas

The best items to focus on in your Renekton versus Sylas build include Sterak's Gage, Blade of The Ruined King, and Eclipse. When Renekton used at least these three pieces in his build, he performed significantly better when fighting Sylas than with most other commonly used item sets.

Sterak's Gage Item Blade of The Ruined King Item Eclipse Item

Best Renekton Runes to Counter Sylas

To have the highest probability of defeating Sylas as Renekton, you should equip the Press the Attack, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Demolish, and Bone Plating runes. Out of all the runes players picked for Renekton vs Sylas battles, this combo of runes yielded the best win rate. We have also shown the top Sylas runes to counterpick against Renekton to help you interpret how he will likely be setup against your champion.

Best Renekton Runes

Press the Attack Rune Press the Attack
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Demolish Rune Demolish
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating

Best Sylas Runes

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence


The following tables emphasize several important Renekton against Sylas counter stats that can help us realize the distinctions between this pair of champions. For instance, Renekton’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.0 is nearly equal to Sylas’s KDA ratio of 2.0, showing that Renekton may be just as central to his team's team fighting capability than Sylas.

Battle Stats


Renekton Stats
6 6.9
Sylas Stats


Renekton Stats
5.9 6.8
Sylas Stats


Renekton Stats
5.7 6.8
Sylas Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Renekton Stats
2.9 3
Sylas Stats

Damage Dealt

Renekton Stats
18226 19391
Sylas Stats

Damage Taken

Renekton Stats
30497 28282
Sylas Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Renekton Stats
5.4 4.7
Sylas Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Renekton Stats
0.9 0.8
Sylas Stats

Dragons Killed

Renekton Stats
1.9 1.8
Sylas Stats

Barons Killed

Renekton Stats
0.4 0.4
Sylas Stats

Gold Earned

Renekton Stats
11108 10161
Sylas Stats

Minions Killed

Renekton Stats
155 113
Sylas Stats

Renekton typically has a similar longest kill spree as his opponent does. On average, Renekton takes a similar amount of damage to Sylas. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also show that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from further damage when engaged or poked.

In Renekton vs Sylas matchups, Renekton often earns many more minion kills than Sylas. Champs that don't earn much CS normally do not have to have much CS to be effective. They are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities alone. However, champs with large numbers of minion kills, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have a lot of gold to be useful. In either situation, work to beat the averages presented here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 12955 Renekton vs Sylas 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 Sylas as Renekton 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.