Sona vs Kayle Counter Build

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

How to Beat Kayle as Sona

6,786 Sona vs Kayle Matchups Analyzed

We calculate our matchup statistics from the millions of recently ranked LoL games that we review each and every week. This guide on how to beat Kayle as Sona came out of an examination of 6786 ranked games where both champions faced off against one another. This champ matchup is relatively rare. Sona has to counter Kayle in only 3.5% of her rounds.

Sona does a good job of beating Kayle. Normally, she wins a fantastic 52.2% of games the champs face off with one another in. In Sona against Kayle matches, Sona’s team is 0.1% more expected to get first blood, indicating that she most likely will get first blood versus Kayle.

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Best Sona Items to Counter Kayle

The best items to prioritize in your Sona versus Kayle build include Shurelya's Battlesong, Shard of True Ice, and Staff of Flowing Water. When Sona bought at least these three pieces in her build, she performed significantly better when fighting Kayle than with many other typical builds. In fact, Sona boasted an average win rate of 65.3% when playing against Kayle with this counter build.

Best Sona Runes to Counter Kayle

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 highest chance of beating Kayle as Sona, Sona players should take the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Celerity, Scorch, Presence of Mind, and Cut Down runes from the Sorcery and Precision rune sets. Of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Sona vs Kayle counterpicks, this blending of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 55.4% win rate overall.

We have also displayed the best Kayle runes to duel Sona to help you infer how she will likely be played against you.


2.4 | Sona Kayle | 5.1


5.3 | Sona Kayle | 5.5


13.8 | Sona Kayle | 5.6

Sona vs Kayle Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons provided here feature several influential Sona against Kayle counter statistics that may help you appreciate the distinctions between the pair. Sona’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 3.1 is greater than Kayle’s ratio of 1.9, highlighting that Sona may be more central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Kayle. This observation is in large part fueled by the differences in assists.

Sona typically has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, she takes less damage than Kayle. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also imply that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to escape additional damage when poked or engaged.

Sona often tallies much less CS than Kayle. Champions that do not earn very much CS usually do not have to have much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are able to scale properly off their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with many minion kills, such as carries, usually require a lot of items to be effective. In either case, work to pass the averages shown here to do well.

If you need to get Sona x Kayle tips and counter stats for a a distinct skill level, feel free to select one from the selection menu displayed above. At first, the statistics and guides shown are computed using all games completed with these champs.

Num. Killing Sprees

0.48 | Sona Kayle | 1.14

Largest Multi-Kill

0.94 | Sona Kayle | 1.42

Damage Dealt

9,403 | Sona Kayle | 16,642

Damage Taken

14,555 | Sona Kayle | 20,373

Healing Done

11,598 | Sona Kayle | 6,081

Vision Score

46 | Sona Kayle | 17

Gold Earned

8,062 | Sona Kayle | 11,408

Minions Killed

18 | Sona Kayle | 171

Dragons Killed

0.07 | Sona Kayle | 0.14

Barons Killed

0.01 | Sona Kayle | 0.05


2.7 | Sona Kayle | 2.55


0.7 | Sona Kayle | 0.54

CC Duration (sec)

28 | Sona Kayle | 210

Experience Earned

10,199 | Sona Kayle | 14,056

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 6,786 Sona vs Kayle 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 Kayle 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.