Sona vs Alistar Counter Build

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

How to Beat Alistar as Sona

3,477 Sona vs Alistar Matchups Analyzed

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of recently ranked LoL rounds each and every week. Within our database, Sona faced off against Alistar in 3477 matches. Having so many matchups for Sona versus Alistar gives us a lot of faith in our ability to prepare enlightening statistics and a pro build to obliterate Alistar This champion pairing is somewhat rare. Sona encounters Alistar in only 1.8% of her games.

Sona does a good job of countering Alistar. Normally, she wins a whopping 53.6% of games the champs clash against each other in. In Sona versus Alistar rounds, Sona’s side is 0.1% less probable to obtain first blood, implying that she most likely won't be able to get first blood against Alistar.

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Best Sona Items to Counter Alistar

The top items to have in your Sona versus Alistar build include Moonstone Renewer, Ardent Censer, and Shard of True Ice. When Sona incorporated at least these three items in her build, she performed a lot better vs. Alistar than with most other commonly used builds. In fact, Sona boasted an average win rate of 65.5% battling Alistar with this counter build.

Best Sona Runes to Counter Alistar

Summon Aery Rune Summon Aery
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Cut Down Rune Cut Down

To have the best chance of vanquishing Alistar as Sona, you should use the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Gathering Storm, Presence of Mind, and Cut Down runes from the Sorcery and Precision rune sets. Out of all the runes players picked for Sona vs Alistar counters, this order of runes yielded the highest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 55.4% win rate overall.

We have also shown the best Alistar runes to counterpick against Sona to help you grasp how he will likely be setup to try to beat your champion.


2.4 | Sona Alistar | 1.8


5.3 | Sona Alistar | 5.6


14.1 | Sona Alistar | 12.6

Sona vs Alistar Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown on this page emphasize several valuable Sona vs. Alistar counter stats that can help you realize the differences between the two. For instance, Sona’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 3.1 is better than Alistar’s ratio of 2.6, highlighting that Sona may be more central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Alistar..

Sona often has a similar longest kill spree as her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, she takes less damage than Alistar. This typically indicates differing health capacities, but it can also show that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to escape additional damage when engaged or poked.

In Sona vs Alistar matchups, Sona often totals less CS than Alistar. Champions that do not get much CS typically do not need much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. They are capable of scaling fully off of their skills and stats alone. Although, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically must have a lot of gold to be useful. In either case, work to top the averages displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

0.49 | Sona Alistar | 0.3

Largest Multi-Kill

0.93 | Sona Alistar | 0.82

Damage Dealt

10,279 | Sona Alistar | 7,003

Damage Taken

13,905 | Sona Alistar | 20,697

Healing Done

10,958 | Sona Alistar | 7,532

Vision Score

48 | Sona Alistar | 44

Gold Earned

7,918 | Sona Alistar | 7,356

Minions Killed

17 | Sona Alistar | 33

Dragons Killed

0.06 | Sona Alistar | 0.04

Barons Killed

0.01 | Sona Alistar | 0.01


2.54 | Sona Alistar | 1.8


0.62 | Sona Alistar | 0.46

CC Duration (sec)

28 | Sona Alistar | 95

Experience Earned

9,867 | Sona Alistar | 9,374

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 3,477 Sona vs Alistar 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 Alistar 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.