Sona vs Kai'Sa Counter Build

How to Win Sona vs Kai'Sa Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Kai'Sa as Sona in LoL

How to Beat Kai'Sa as Sona

10,520 Sona vs Kai'Sa Matchups Analyzed

At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of recently ranked League of Legends games each week. In our database, Sona faced Kai'Sa 10520 times. Using so many matchups for Sona vs Kai'Sa provides us confidence in our ability to prepare enlightening data and a solid build to smash Kai'Sa This particular counter pairing is relatively uncommon. Sona is forced to battle against Kai'Sa in only 5.4% of her matches.

Sona has done a good job of countering Kai'Sa. On average, she wins a fantastic 53.8% of games the champs battle each other in. In Sona versus Kai'Sa rounds, Sona’s team is 0.1% less probable to earn first blood, indicating that she most likely won't get first blood versus Kai'Sa.

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Best Sona Items to Counter Kai'Sa

The top items to prioritize in your Sona versus Kai'Sa build consist of Shurelya's Battlesong, Shard of True Ice, and Staff of Flowing Water. When Sona combined at least these three items in her build, she did much better vs. Kai'Sa than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Sona had an average winrate of 67.8% when countering Kai'Sa with these items in her kit.

Best Sona Runes to Counter Kai'Sa

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

To have the highest chance of beating Kai'Sa as Sona, Sona players should equip the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Celerity, Gathering Storm, Presence of Mind, and Cut Down runes from the Sorcery and Precision rune sets. Out of all the runes players used for Sona vs Kai'Sa counterpicks, this composite of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 60.1% winrate overall.

We have also displayed the best Kai'Sa runes to fight Sona in order to help you realize how she will probably be setup against you.


2.4 | Sona Kai'Sa | 7.1


5.5 | Sona Kai'Sa | 5.4


14.1 | Sona Kai'Sa | 5.9

Sona vs Kai'Sa Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown here show some significant Sona vs. Kai'Sa matchup stats that may help you explain the differences and similarities between the two. For instance, Sona’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 3.0 is greater than Kai'Sa’s KDA ratio of 2.4, indicating that Sona may be more central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Kai'Sa. This observation is largely fueled by the differences in assists.

Sona typically has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, she receives less damage than Kai'Sa. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also illustrate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to escape further harm when engaged or poked.

Sona usually gets a lot fewer minion kills than Kai'Sa. Champs who on average do not finish with much CS typically do not require much CS to be effective. They are able to scale fully off their abilities alone. Although, champs with tons of CS, such as carries, typically must have a lot of gold to be useful. In either case, work to beat the values displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

0.48 | Sona Kai'Sa | 1.61

Largest Multi-Kill

0.94 | Sona Kai'Sa | 1.57

Damage Dealt

9,748 | Sona Kai'Sa | 16,621

Damage Taken

14,493 | Sona Kai'Sa | 17,775

Healing Done

11,187 | Sona Kai'Sa | 4,573

Vision Score

47 | Sona Kai'Sa | 18

Gold Earned

8,062 | Sona Kai'Sa | 11,585

Minions Killed

18 | Sona Kai'Sa | 166

Dragons Killed

0.07 | Sona Kai'Sa | 0.27

Barons Killed

0.01 | Sona Kai'Sa | 0.07


2.6 | Sona Kai'Sa | 2.22


0.63 | Sona Kai'Sa | 0.49

CC Duration (sec)

28 | Sona Kai'Sa | 28

Experience Earned

10,244 | Sona Kai'Sa | 11,739

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 10,520 Sona vs Kai'Sa 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 Kai'Sa 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.