How to Win Sivir vs Sona Counter Matchup Sivir is in the b tier of champions

Sivir vs Sona

How to Beat Sona as Sivir in LoL Sona is in the s tier of champions
Marksman
Support Mage

How to Beat Sona as Sivir

based on 925 Sivir vs Sona matchups
Win Rate
44.4 %
K/D/A
2.42
Pick Rate
2.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of ranked League matches every week. In our database, Sivir fought Sona 925 times. Using so many games with Sivir versus Sona provides us confidence in our ability to produce enlightening data and a supported build to wreck your rival. This particular matchup is relatively rare. Sivir is forced to battle against Sona in only 2.8% of her rounds.

Sivir vs Sona Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Sivir does a awful job of beating Sona. On average, she wins a lowly 44.4% of games the champs clash against one another in. In Sivir versus Sona matches, Sivir’s team is 0.0% more expected to get first blood, implying that she most likely will be able to get first blood versus Sona.

Best Sivir vs Sona Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionTear of the Goddess

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordCaulfield's Warhammer

Core Sivir Items

~22 Mins
Duskblade of DraktharrMuramanaThe Collector

Optional Items

Infinity EdgePhantom DancerSerylda's GrudgeEssence Reaver

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Domination Dark Harvest Taste of BloodEyeball CollectionTreasure Hunter
Sorcery Manaflow BandTranscendence
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Sivir's passive ability p
Sivir q ability q
Sivir w ability w
Sivir e ability e
Sivir's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
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W
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Q
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W
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R
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W
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W
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E
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Sona as Sivir

Tips for Playing as Sivir against Sona

Try saving Spell Shield for enemy abilities that can disable you such as stuns and roots.

Sivir's Boomerang Blade returns to her after reaching the max range, so you can shift position to hit enemies who would otherwise have evaded it.

Ricochet resets Sivir's basic attack timer on activation, so activating this immediately after landing a normal basic attack will maximize damage output.

Advice to Win Against Sona

Spread out when you see Sona so she can't make your entire team dance.

Kill Sona first, as she will heal up her team if left alone for too long.

Sivir vs Sona Counter Stats

Sivir Image
Win Rate
44.4 %
VS
Win Rate
55.6 %
Sona Image
5
< Kills >
2.1
5.3
< Deaths >
5.2
7.8
< Assists >
14.2
1.19
< Killing Sprees >
0.4
177
< Minions Killed >
18
0.19
< Dragons Killed >
0.06
0.55
< Inhibitors >
0.62
18,990
< Physical Damage >
1,589
208
< Magic Damage >
7,543
682
< True Damage >
439
19,881
< Damage Dealt >
9,572
18,097
< Damage Taken >
18,326
11,655
< Gold Earned >
8,184
2.52
< Towers >
2.35
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
2,690
< Total Healing >
14,265
12,584
< Experience >
10,799
18
< Vision Score >
47
9
< Wards Placed >
22
25
< Time Dealing CC >
37

How to Counter Sona with Sivir in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page clarify several valuable Sivir against Sona matchup stats that may help us distinguish the differences between the two. Sivir’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Sona’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Sivir may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Sona..

Sivir often has a slightly larger longest killing spree than her foe does. Commonly, she receives a similar amount of damage to Sona. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities; however, it can also illustrate that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to escape further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Sivir and Sona

Damage Types Compared

Sivir
Sona
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Sivir
Sona

Who is Better, Sivir or Sona?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Sivir usually loses when facing off against Sona, with a 44.4% win rate. As a result, Sivir makes a poor counter to Sona.

While Sivir does have a much lower winrate compared to Sona, when facing one another, Sivir also has a greater difficulty level that makes her a more time consuming character to pick up and master. You may get destroyed when picking Sivir into Sona.

Moreover, Sivir also has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Sona. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Sivir vs Sona matchups, Sona is the better champ with a much lower win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during teamfights.

Sivir is a bad counter to Sona. Make sure you focus your play on increasing your gold income and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Sivir against Sona.

Additional Information for Sivir Players

How We Calculated Our Sivir vs Sona Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Sona as Sivir, we analyzed 925 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 Sona as Sivir 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 Sivir to counter Sona 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 above, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Sivir often gets much more CS relative to Sona. Champions who on average don't acquire much CS typically don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the values displayed here to do well.

The top items to use in your Sivir versus Sona build include Duskblade of Draktharr, Muramana, and The Collector. When Sivir used at least these three pieces in her build, she did a lot better when facing Sona than with many other common item sets. In fact, Sivir boasted an average win rate of 44.4% battling Sona with these items in her kit.

To have the best probability of crushing Sona as Sivir, Sivir players should take the Dark Harvest, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Treasure Hunter, Manaflow Band, and Transcendence runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune sets players chose for Sivir vs Sona counterpicks, this sequence of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 44.4% win rate overall.

If you want to see Sivir x Sona tips and counter builds for a a specific skill level, please choose one from the selection menu provided above. At first, the statistics and guides given are computed using every match completed with both champs.