Sona vs Ahri Counter Build

How to Win Sona vs Ahri Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Ahri as Sona in LoL

How to Beat Ahri as Sona

6,567 Sona vs Ahri Matchups Analyzed

At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of ranked LoL matches every week. Within our database, Sona engaged Ahri in 6567 games. Having so many matchups for Sona vs Ahri provides us a lot of faith in our ability to provide useful data and a solid build to smash Ahri This particular champ matchup is somewhat rare. Sona is forced to battle against Ahri in only 3.4% of her matches.

Sona has done a decent job of countering Ahri. Normally, she wins a acceptable 51.5% of the time the champs fight each other in. In Sona versus Ahri rounds, Sona’s side is 0.0% more likely to gain first blood, implying that she probably will get first blood against Ahri.

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Best Sona Items to Counter Ahri

The top items to have in your Sona versus Ahri build consist of Shurelya's Battlesong, Shard of True Ice, and Staff of Flowing Water. When Sona included at least these three pieces in her build, she performed significantly better against Ahri than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Sona had an average winrate of 74.1% when countering Ahri with this counter build.

Best Sona Runes to Counter Ahri

Summon Aery Rune Summon Aery
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Celerity Rune Celerity
Scorch Rune Scorch
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Cut Down Rune Cut Down

To have the greatest probability of vanquishing Ahri as Sona, you should take the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Celerity, Scorch, Presence of Mind, and Cut Down runes from the Sorcery and Precision rune sets. Out of all the runes that we analyzed for Sona vs Ahri fights, this mix of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 60.3% win rate overall.

We have also displayed the best Ahri runes to fend off Sona in order to help you understand how she will likely be setup versus your champ.


2.4 | Sona Ahri | 5.7


5.8 | Sona Ahri | 5.2


13.8 | Sona Ahri | 7.4

Sona vs Ahri Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page feature some influential Sona against Ahri matchup stats that may help you figure out the differences between this pair of champs. As an example, Sona’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.8 is close to Ahri’s ratio of 2.5, demonstrating that Sona may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Ahri. This observation is largely fueled by the differences in assists.

Sona often has a significantly smaller longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, she receives a similar amount of damage to Ahri. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also imply that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from additional harm when poked or engaged.

Sona commonly racks up much less CS than Ahri. Champions that don't earn much CS typically do not require much CS to be useful. Instead, they are capable of scaling fully off their skills and stats alone. Yet, champions with plenty of CS, such as carries, usually require a lot of gold to be effective. In either case, work to top the values shown here to do well.

If you need to get Sona vs Ahri tips and builds for a a distinct player tier, please select one from the selection menu above. At first, the stats and strategies displayed are calculated using all rounds completed with these champs.

Num. Killing Sprees

0.48 | Sona Ahri | 1.3

Largest Multi-Kill

0.94 | Sona Ahri | 1.28

Damage Dealt

9,797 | Sona Ahri | 18,317

Damage Taken

15,267 | Sona Ahri | 17,541

Healing Done

11,752 | Sona Ahri | 3,431

Vision Score

45 | Sona Ahri | 21

Gold Earned

8,104 | Sona Ahri | 10,206

Minions Killed

18 | Sona Ahri | 137

Dragons Killed

0.06 | Sona Ahri | 0.07

Barons Killed

0.02 | Sona Ahri | 0.02


2.41 | Sona Ahri | 1.95


0.6 | Sona Ahri | 0.47

CC Duration (sec)

27 | Sona Ahri | 70

Experience Earned

10,310 | Sona Ahri | 12,909

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 6,567 Sona vs Ahri 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 Ahri as Sona 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.