Sona vs Katarina Counter Build

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

How to Beat Katarina as Sona

7,235 Sona vs Katarina Matchups Analyzed

We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of recently ranked League rounds every week. Within our dataset, Sona did battle with Katarina in 7235 games. Using so many games with Sona vs Katarina provides us faith in our ability to produce enlightening stats and a supported build to crush Katarina This pairing is relatively rare. Sona has to counter Katarina in only 3.7% of her rounds.

Sona has done a good job of beating Katarina. Normally, she wins a terrific 52.7% of matches the champs face each other in. In Sona versus Katarina matches, Sona’s team is 0.0% more probable to obtain first blood. This implies that she probably will get first blood against Katarina.

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Best Sona Items to Counter Katarina

The best items to use in your Sona versus Katarina build include Moonstone Renewer, Shard of True Ice, and Staff of Flowing Water. When Sona bought at least these three pieces in her build, she did significantly better when fighting Katarina than with most other common item sets. In fact, Sona boasted an average win rate of 65.5% when playing against Katarina with these items in her kit.

Best Sona Runes to Counter Katarina

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

To have the greatest likelihood of vanquishing Katarina as Sona, Sona players should equip the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Celerity, Scorch, Presence of Mind, and Cut Down runes from the Sorcery and Precision rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players chose for Sona vs Katarina battles, this blending of runes yielded the best win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 57.3% winrate overall.

We have also included the top Katarina runes to counterpick against Sona to help you grasp how she will probably be setup versus you.


2.4 | Sona Katarina | 9


6 | Sona Katarina | 6.7


14.1 | Sona Katarina | 5.6

Sona vs Katarina Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons provided here emphasize several important Sona vs. Katarina counter statistics that may help us realize the differences between these two champs. Sona’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.8 is greater than Katarina’s KDA ratio of 2.2, showing that Sona may be more central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Katarina. This observation is in large part a result of the differences in assists.

Sona typically has a significantly smaller longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, she takes less damage than Katarina. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, but it can also indicate that the champ with more HP has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

Sona usually racks up a lot fewer minion kills than Katarina. Champs who on average do not acquire very much CS normally don't need much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are able to scale easily off of their skills and stats alone. Yet, champions with large numbers of minion kills, such as hyper-carries, typically must have a lot of gold to be useful. In either case, try to top the values presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

0.46 | Sona Katarina | 1.98

Largest Multi-Kill

0.93 | Sona Katarina | 1.94

Damage Dealt

9,446 | Sona Katarina | 20,180

Damage Taken

14,836 | Sona Katarina | 22,167

Healing Done

10,517 | Sona Katarina | 3,401

Vision Score

45 | Sona Katarina | 16

Gold Earned

7,978 | Sona Katarina | 11,213

Minions Killed

17 | Sona Katarina | 137

Dragons Killed

0.07 | Sona Katarina | 0.08

Barons Killed

0.02 | Sona Katarina | 0.02


2.41 | Sona Katarina | 1.5


0.63 | Sona Katarina | 0.38

CC Duration (sec)

27 | Sona Katarina | 25

Experience Earned

10,116 | Sona Katarina | 12,718

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 7,235 Sona vs Katarina 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 Katarina 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.