Sona vs Graves Counter Build

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

How to Beat Graves as Sona

10,802 Sona vs Graves Matchups Analyzed

We calculate our counter stats from the millions of recently rated LoL rounds that we evaluate every week. Our guide on how to beat Graves as Sona came out of an analysis of 10802 ranked rounds where both champs faced off against each other. This counter matchup is relatively uncommon. Sona fights Graves in only 5.5% of her rounds.

Sona has done a decent job of beating Graves. On average, she wins a acceptable 51.6% of matches the champions face each other in. In Sona against Graves matches, Sona’s team is 0.1% less probable to obtain first blood, implying that she most likely won't be able to get first blood versus Graves.

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Best Sona Items to Counter Graves

The most crucial items to prioritize in your Sona versus Graves build include Moonstone Renewer, Redemption, and Shard of True Ice. When Sona incorporated at least these three items in her build, she performed much better countering Graves than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Sona had an average win rate of 65.1% when playing against Graves with this build.

Best Sona Runes to Counter Graves

Summon Aery Rune Summon Aery
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm
Conditioning Rune Conditioning
Revitalize Rune Revitalize

To have the highest probability of annihilating Graves as Sona, you should equip the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Gathering Storm, Conditioning, and Revitalize runes from the Sorcery and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players picked for Sona vs Graves counterpicks, this combo of runes yielded the highest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 54.9% win rate overall.

We have also included the best Graves runes to fight back against Sona in order to help you realize how he will probably be kitted out versus your champ.


2.3 | Sona Graves | 6.9


5.4 | Sona Graves | 5.6


13.9 | Sona Graves | 6

Sona vs Graves Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown here feature several significant Sona against Graves matchup stats that can help you realize the differences and similarities between the two. As an example, Sona’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 3.0 is better than Graves’s KDA ratio of 2.3, showing that Sona may be more central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Graves. 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. On average, she receives less damage than Graves. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also show that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from further damage when engaged or poked.

In Sona vs Graves matchups, Sona often takes much less CS than Graves. Champions who on average do not get very much CS typically do not have to have much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. They are capable of scaling properly off their skills and stats alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as carries, typically have to have a lot of gold to be effective. In either situation, work to do better than the values displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

0.47 | Sona Graves | 1.56

Largest Multi-Kill

0.92 | Sona Graves | 1.52

Damage Dealt

9,224 | Sona Graves | 18,872

Damage Taken

14,869 | Sona Graves | 21,926

Healing Done

11,985 | Sona Graves | 6,301

Vision Score

47 | Sona Graves | 21

Gold Earned

7,942 | Sona Graves | 11,852

Minions Killed

17 | Sona Graves | 93

Dragons Killed

0.06 | Sona Graves | 1.06

Barons Killed

0.02 | Sona Graves | 0.22


2.5 | Sona Graves | 2.09


0.6 | Sona Graves | 0.5

CC Duration (sec)

27 | Sona Graves | 356

Experience Earned

10,133 | Sona Graves | 13,366

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 10,802 Sona vs Graves 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 Graves 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.