Sona vs Elise Counter Build

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

How to Beat Elise as Sona

1,959 Sona vs Elise Matchups Analyzed

We calculate our matchup stats from the millions of recently rated League games that we review every week. Our guide on how to beat Elise as Sona came out of an examination of 1959 ranked matches where both champions clashed against one another. This pairing is somewhat rare. Sona has to counter Elise in only 1.0% of her rounds.

Sona does a great job of countering Elise. On average, she wins a terrific 54.2% of the time the champions battle one another in. In Sona versus Elise matches, Sona’s team is 0.2% less expected to earn first blood. This indicates that she probably won't get first blood versus Elise.

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Best Sona Items to Counter Elise

The most important items to have in your Sona versus Elise build include Moonstone Renewer, Shard of True Ice, and Staff of Flowing Water. When Sona included at least these three items in her build, she performed much better vs Elise than with many other common item sets. In fact, Sona had an average winrate of 67.6% when countering Elise with these items in her kit.

Best Sona Runes to Counter Elise

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

To have the greatest likelihood of defeating Elise as Sona, Sona players should take the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Scorch, Presence of Mind, and Cut Down runes from the Sorcery and Precision rune sets. Of all the rune builds that we analyzed for Sona vs Elise battles, this blending of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 57.9% winrate overall.

We have also shown the top Elise runes to fight back against Sona to help you grasp how she will probably be built to try to beat your champion.


2.4 | Sona Elise | 6.5


5.5 | Sona Elise | 5.7


13.9 | Sona Elise | 6.9

Sona vs Elise Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown here clarify several critical Sona versus Elise counter stats that can help you appreciate the distinctions between these two champions. As an example, Sona’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 3.0 is better than Elise’s KDA ratio of 2.4, showing that Sona may be more central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Elise. This observation is in large part a result of the differences in assists.

Sona usually has a significantly smaller longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, she takes less damage than Elise. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also indicate that the champion with increased HP has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from further damage when engaged or poked.

In Sona vs Elise matchups, Sona often racks up a similar number of minion kills than Elise. Champs that do not acquire much CS typically don't require much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are capable of scaling properly off of their skills and stats alone. However, champs with many minion kills, such as carries, typically have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to outperform the averages shown here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

0.48 | Sona Elise | 1.47

Largest Multi-Kill

0.92 | Sona Elise | 1.35

Damage Dealt

9,117 | Sona Elise | 15,016

Damage Taken

14,399 | Sona Elise | 22,254

Healing Done

11,645 | Sona Elise | 7,808

Vision Score

47 | Sona Elise | 24

Gold Earned

7,949 | Sona Elise | 10,207

Minions Killed

18 | Sona Elise | 29

Dragons Killed

0.07 | Sona Elise | 1.36

Barons Killed

0.01 | Sona Elise | 0.27


2.5 | Sona Elise | 1.72


0.63 | Sona Elise | 0.47

CC Duration (sec)

28 | Sona Elise | 150

Experience Earned

9,958 | Sona Elise | 11,552

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 1,959 Sona vs Elise 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 Elise 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.