Sona vs Kayn Counter Build

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

How to Beat Kayn as Sona

12,661 Sona vs Kayn Matchups Analyzed

We get our counter stats from the millions of recently ranked League of Legends matches that we analyze each and every week. This guide on how to beat Kayn as Sona came out of an evaluation of 12661 ranked matches where both champs battled each other. This particular pairing is somewhat uncommon. Sona fights Kayn in only 6.5% of her games.

Sona does a good job of countering Kayn. Typically, she wins a whopping 52.6% of games the champs fight one another in. In Sona vs Kayn games, Sona’s team is 0.0% more probable to earn first blood, implying that she most likely will be able to get first blood versus Kayn.

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Best Sona Items to Counter Kayn

The most crucial items to prioritize in your Sona versus Kayn build include Shurelya's Battlesong, Shard of True Ice, and Staff of Flowing Water. When Sona combined at least these three items in her build, she performed much better when fighting Kayn than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Sona boasted an average win rate of 65.6% battling Kayn with this build.

Best Sona Runes to Counter Kayn

Summon Aery Rune Summon Aery
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Revitalize Rune Revitalize

To have the highest likelihood of beating Kayn as Sona, Sona players should take the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Gathering Storm, Bone Plating, and Revitalize runes from the Sorcery and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the runes we have analyed for Sona vs Kayn matchups, this mix of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 59.3% winrate overall.

We have also displayed the top Kayn runes to fight Sona to help you understand how he will likely be played to try to beat you.


2.5 | Sona Kayn | 7.3


5.8 | Sona Kayn | 6.2


14.5 | Sona Kayn | 6.9

Sona vs Kayn Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons provided here clarify several vital Sona vs. Kayn matchup statistics that can help us distinguish the distinctions between the two. For instance, Sona’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.9 is greater than Kayn’s KDA ratio of 2.3, highlighting that Sona may be more central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Kayn. This observation is largely caused by the differences in assists.

Sona usually has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, she receives less damage than Kayn. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also illustrate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

Sona typically racks up fewer minion kills than Kayn. Champs that don't acquire much CS usually do not have to have much CS to be useful. They are able to scale adequately off of their skills and stats alone. Yet, champions with large numbers of minion kills, such as ADCs, usually need a lot of gold to be effective. In either case, work to outperform the averages presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

0.5 | Sona Kayn | 1.65

Largest Multi-Kill

0.95 | Sona Kayn | 1.51

Damage Dealt

10,039 | Sona Kayn | 17,610

Damage Taken

15,620 | Sona Kayn | 32,608

Healing Done

12,144 | Sona Kayn | 13,984

Vision Score

47 | Sona Kayn | 19

Gold Earned

8,193 | Sona Kayn | 11,425

Minions Killed

18 | Sona Kayn | 39

Dragons Killed

0.07 | Sona Kayn | 1.36

Barons Killed

0.01 | Sona Kayn | 0.24


2.48 | Sona Kayn | 1.22


0.62 | Sona Kayn | 0.37

CC Duration (sec)

28 | Sona Kayn | 266

Experience Earned

10,447 | Sona Kayn | 13,105

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 12,661 Sona vs Kayn 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 Kayn 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.