Sona vs Azir Counter Build

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

How to Beat Azir as Sona

1,366 Sona vs Azir Matchups Analyzed

We generate our matchup stats from the millions of rated LoL games that we get from Riot Games each and every week. This guide on how to beat Azir as Sona came out of an evaluation of 1366 ranked matches where both champions fought each other. This champ matchup is relatively rare. Sona has to counter Azir in only 0.7% of her matches.

Sona does a great job of beating Azir. Normally, she wins a terrific 58.5% of the time the champions battle each other in. In Sona against Azir rounds, Sona’s team is 0.1% more probable to get first blood, indicating that she probably will be able to get first blood versus Azir.

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Best Sona Items to Counter Azir

The top items to use in your Sona versus Azir build include Moonstone Renewer, Ardent Censer, and Shard of True Ice. When Sona included at least these three items in her build, she performed a lot better countering Azir than with many other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Sona had an average win rate of 66.9% when countering Azir with these items in her kit.

Best Sona Runes to Counter Azir

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 defeating Azir as Sona, Sona players 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 rune combinations players used for Sona vs Azir battles, this mix of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 62.8% win rate overall.

We have also included the best Azir runes to fight back against Sona to help you interpret how he will probably be built against you.


2.5 | Sona Azir | 4.9


5.2 | Sona Azir | 5.9


14.9 | Sona Azir | 6.2

Sona vs Azir Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown on this page show some critical Sona versus Azir counter statistics that can help us explain the distinctions between these two champions. For instance, Sona’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 3.3 is better than Azir’s ratio of 1.9, highlighting that Sona may be more central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Azir. This observation is largely caused by the differences in assists.

Sona typically has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, she receives a similar amount of damage to Azir. This typically indicates differing health capacities, yet it can also imply that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

In Sona vs Azir matchups, Sona often totals a lot fewer minion kills than Azir. Champs that don't get much CS typically do not require much CS to be useful. Instead, they are able to scale fully off of their abilities and first items alone. Although, champs with plenty of minion kills, such as ADCs, usually must have a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to best the values displayed here to do well.

If you need to get Sona vs Azir tips and builds for a a specific division rank, feel free to choose one from the selection menu provided above. By default, the statistics and guides given are calculated using all rounds completed with both champs.

Num. Killing Sprees

0.5 | Sona Azir | 1.12

Largest Multi-Kill

0.96 | Sona Azir | 1.31

Damage Dealt

9,578 | Sona Azir | 18,503

Damage Taken

14,827 | Sona Azir | 17,115

Healing Done

12,525 | Sona Azir | 1,586

Vision Score

47 | Sona Azir | 18

Gold Earned

8,213 | Sona Azir | 10,477

Minions Killed

18 | Sona Azir | 158

Dragons Killed

0.08 | Sona Azir | 0.14

Barons Killed

0.02 | Sona Azir | 0.04


3.35 | Sona Azir | 1.74


0.71 | Sona Azir | 0.41

CC Duration (sec)

26 | Sona Azir | 167

Experience Earned

10,449 | Sona Azir | 13,015

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 1,366 Sona vs Azir 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 Azir 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.