Sion vs Lee Sin Counter Build

How to Beat Lee Sin as Sion


We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of ranked League of Legends matches each week. In our database, Sion faced Lee Sin 10,710 times. Using so many games with Sion versus Lee Sin provides us a lot of confidence in our capacity to prepare enlightening statistics and a solid build to suppress your opponent.

This particular matchup is fairly rare. Sion has to counter Lee Sin in only 3.4% of his games. Sion does a great job of countering Lee Sin. Normally, he wins a whopping 57.0% of the time the champs clash against each other in. In Sion versus Lee Sin games, Sion’s team is 6.0% less probable to obtain first blood. This implies that he most likely won't be able to get first blood versus Lee Sin.

Matchups Analyzed


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Team First Blood


Best Sion Items to Counter Lee Sin

The ideal items to have in your Sion versus Lee Sin build include Sunfire Aegis, Thornmail, and Frozen Heart. When Sion incorporated at least these three items in his build, he performed much better when facing Lee Sin than with most other commonly used builds.

Sunfire Aegis Item Thornmail Item Frozen Heart Item

Best Sion Runes to Counter Lee Sin

To have the best probability of annihilating Lee Sin as Sion, you should take the Grasp of the Undying, Shield Bash, Conditioning, Overgrowth, Triumph, and Legend: Tenacity runes. Of all the rune sets players picked for Sion vs Lee Sin face-offs, this composite of runes yielded the best win rate. We have also included the top Lee Sin runes to counterpick against Sion to help you realize how he will likely be built against your champion.

Best Sion Runes

Grasp of the Undying Rune Grasp of the Undying
Shield Bash Rune Shield Bash
Conditioning Rune Conditioning
Overgrowth Rune Overgrowth
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity

Best Lee Sin Runes

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter


The subsequent tables show several vital Sion vs. Lee Sin counter stats that can help you explain the distinctions between the pair. For instance, Sion’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.1 is close to Lee Sin’s ratio of 2.3, highlighting that Sion may be just as central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Lee Sin.

Battle Stats


Sion Stats
5.4 6.9
Lee Sin Stats


Sion Stats
6.4 6.6
Lee Sin Stats


Sion Stats
8.2 8.3
Lee Sin Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Sion Stats
2.3 3.1
Lee Sin Stats

Damage Dealt

Sion Stats
18603 15265
Lee Sin Stats

Damage Taken

Sion Stats
32087 30898
Lee Sin Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Sion Stats
5.8 4.7
Lee Sin Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Sion Stats
1 0.8
Lee Sin Stats

Dragons Killed

Sion Stats
2 1.9
Lee Sin Stats

Barons Killed

Sion Stats
0.4 0.3
Lee Sin Stats

Gold Earned

Sion Stats
10691 10661
Lee Sin Stats

Minions Killed

Sion Stats
130 36
Lee Sin Stats

Sion normally has a significant smaller longest killing spree than his counter does. On average, Sion receives a similar amount of damage to Lee Sin. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also indicate that the champ with more HP has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Sion typically gets many more minion kills than Lee Sin. Champions that don't earn much CS typically do not require much CS to be useful. Instead, they are able to scale fully off their skills and stats alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have a lot of items to be useful. In either situation, work to do better than the averages displayed here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 10710 Sion vs Lee Sin 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 Sion 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.