Sona vs Akali Counter Build
How to Beat Akali as Sona
7,064 Sona vs Akali Matchups Analyzed
We produce our counter stats from the millions of rated League of Legends games that we get from Riot Games each week. Our guide on how to beat Akali as Sona resulted from an analysis of 7064 ranked games where both champions faced off against one another. This particular counter matchup is relatively rare. Sona fights Akali in only 3.6% of her matches.
Sona does a great job of beating Akali. On average, she wins a whopping 55.3% of games the champs oppose one another in. In Sona versus Akali matches, Sona’s team is 0.0% more expected to gain first blood. This indicates that she probably will be able to get first blood against Akali.
Best Sona Items to Counter Akali
The top items to have in your Sona versus Akali build include Shurelya's Battlesong, Shard of True Ice, and Staff of Flowing Water. When Sona bought at least these three items in her build, she performed a lot better vs. Akali than with many other typical item sets. In fact, Sona boasted an average winrate of 67.8% battling Akali with this build.
Best Sona Runes to Counter Akali
To have the best chance of crushing Akali as Sona, you should equip 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 rune combinations players chose for Sona vs Akali clashes, this mixture of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 60.3% win rate overall.
We have also included the top Akali runes to fight Sona in order to help you recognize how she will probably be kitted out versus your champ.
Sona vs Akali Counter Stats Summary
The stat comparisons provided here underscore some valuable Sona vs. Akali matchup stats that may help you interpret the differences and similarities between this set of champs. For instance, Sona’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.9 is more than Akali’s ratio of 2.1, showing that Sona may be more central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Akali. This observation is largely fueled by the differences in assists.
Sona usually has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, she takes less damage than Akali. This typically indicates differing health capacities, yet it can also illustrate that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.
In Sona vs Akali matchups, Sona commonly earns much less CS than Akali. Champs that do not acquire much CS usually don't have to have much CS to be effective. Instead, they are capable of scaling easily off of their abilities alone. Yet, champions with tons of CS, such as ADCs, typically require a lot of gold to be useful. In either case, work to outperform the values shown here to do well.
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