Sona vs Gnar Counter Build

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

How to Beat Gnar as Sona

2,852 Sona vs Gnar Matchups Analyzed

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of recently ranked LoL games every week. Within our data, Sona faced off against Gnar in 2852 rounds. Using so many games with Sona versus Gnar provides us a lot of faith in our ability to prepare useful statistics and a pro build to crush your rival This particular counter pairing is fairly rare. Sona fights Gnar in only 1.5% of her games.

Sona has done a good job of countering Gnar. Normally, she wins a whopping 53.2% of games the champs battle each other in. In Sona versus Gnar games, Sona’s side is 0.0% more probable to get first blood. This indicates that she most likely will get first blood versus Gnar.

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Best Sona Items to Counter Gnar

The ideal items to focus on in your Sona versus Gnar build include Moonstone Renewer, Shard of True Ice, and Staff of Flowing Water. When Sona included at least these three pieces in her build, she performed significantly better when fighting Gnar than with many other typical builds. In fact, Sona boasted an average win rate of 68.7% when playing against Gnar with these items in her kit.

Best Sona Runes to Counter Gnar

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 crushing Gnar as Sona, you 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 sets players used for Sona vs Gnar counter picks, this sequence of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 59.0% winrate overall.

We have also shown the top Gnar runes to fend off Sona in order to help you understand how he will likely be kitted out against your champ.


2.4 | Sona Gnar | 4.6


5.6 | Sona Gnar | 5.4


14.1 | Sona Gnar | 6.2

Sona vs Gnar Counter Stats Summary

The stats provided here feature several significant Sona vs. Gnar matchup stats that can help you interpret the distinctions between the pair. For instance, Sona’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.9 is better than Gnar’s KDA ratio of 2.0, demonstrating that Sona may be more central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Gnar. This observation is largely caused by the differences in assists.

Sona typically has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, she takes less damage than Gnar. This commonly reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also illustrate that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from additional harm when engaged or poked.

In Sona vs Gnar matchups, Sona usually totals a lot fewer minion kills than Gnar. Champions that do not get much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. They are able to scale fully off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with scores of minion kills, such as carries, typically have to have a lot of gold to be useful. In either case, try to pass the averages shown here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

0.47 | Sona Gnar | 1.03

Largest Multi-Kill

0.93 | Sona Gnar | 1.21

Damage Dealt

9,705 | Sona Gnar | 18,140

Damage Taken

15,128 | Sona Gnar | 25,407

Healing Done

11,943 | Sona Gnar | 4,791

Vision Score

46 | Sona Gnar | 18

Gold Earned

8,022 | Sona Gnar | 10,417

Minions Killed

18 | Sona Gnar | 148

Dragons Killed

0.07 | Sona Gnar | 0.09

Barons Killed

0.01 | Sona Gnar | 0.03


2.42 | Sona Gnar | 2.37


0.59 | Sona Gnar | 0.48

CC Duration (sec)

28 | Sona Gnar | 398

Experience Earned

10,205 | Sona Gnar | 13,470

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 2,852 Sona vs Gnar 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 Gnar 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.