Sona vs Malphite Counter Build

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

How to Beat Malphite as Sona

6,642 Sona vs Malphite Matchups Analyzed

We get our matchup stats from the millions of rated League rounds that we review each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Malphite as Sona came out of an evaluation of 6642 ranked rounds where both champs clashed against one another. This particular counter pairing is fairly rare. Sona has to counter Malphite in only 3.4% of her matches.

Sona has done a decent job of beating Malphite. On average, she wins a acceptable 51.2% of the time the champs battle each other in. In Sona versus Malphite games, Sona’s side is 0.0% more likely to earn first blood, implying that she most likely will be able to get first blood versus Malphite.

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Best Sona Items to Counter Malphite

The ideal items to focus on in your Sona versus Malphite build include Shurelya's Battlesong, Shard of True Ice, and Staff of Flowing Water. When Sona used at least these three items in her build, she did a lot better when fighting Malphite than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Sona had an average winrate of 67.1% battling Malphite with this counter build.

Best Sona Runes to Counter Malphite

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

To have the highest probability of defeating Malphite as Sona, Sona players should take the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Scorch, Presence of Mind, and Cut Down runes from the Sorcery and Precision rune sets. Of all the runes we have analyed for Sona vs Malphite counterpicks, this sequence of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 54.0% winrate overall.

We have also displayed the top Malphite runes to fight Sona to help you interpret how he will probably be played versus your champ.


2.4 | Sona Malphite | 4.7


5.9 | Sona Malphite | 5.2


14.2 | Sona Malphite | 8.2

Sona vs Malphite Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown on this page highlight some important Sona against Malphite counter stats that can help you understand the differences between the two. For instance, Sona’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.8 is better than Malphite’s KDA ratio of 2.5, demonstrating that Sona may be more central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Malphite. This observation is in large part fueled by the differences in assists.

Sona usually has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, she receives less damage than Malphite. This commonly reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also illustrate that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to flee from further harm when engaged or poked.

Sona commonly tallies a lot fewer minion kills than Malphite. Champions who on average do not acquire very much CS usually do not require much CS to be useful. They are able to scale properly off their skills and stats alone. However, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually must have a lot of gold to be useful. In either situation, work to top the values displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

0.49 | Sona Malphite | 1.07

Largest Multi-Kill

0.94 | Sona Malphite | 1.21

Damage Dealt

9,543 | Sona Malphite | 16,365

Damage Taken

15,356 | Sona Malphite | 18,799

Healing Done

11,444 | Sona Malphite | 2,196

Vision Score

47 | Sona Malphite | 21

Gold Earned

8,154 | Sona Malphite | 9,679

Minions Killed

18 | Sona Malphite | 110

Dragons Killed

0.07 | Sona Malphite | 0.14

Barons Killed

0.01 | Sona Malphite | 0.03


2.41 | Sona Malphite | 1.74


0.6 | Sona Malphite | 0.44

CC Duration (sec)

28 | Sona Malphite | 658

Experience Earned

10,323 | Sona Malphite | 12,689

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 6,642 Sona vs Malphite 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 Malphite 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.