Sona vs Samira Counter Build

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

How to Beat Samira as Sona

8,618 Sona vs Samira Matchups Analyzed

We summarize our counter statistics from the millions of ranked League games that we review each week. This guide on how to beat Samira as Sona came out of an examination of 8618 ranked matches where both champs battled each other. This particular champion pairing is fairly uncommon. Sona is forced to battle against Samira in only 4.4% of her matches.

Sona has done a good job of countering Samira. On average, she wins a terrific 52.7% of the time the champs oppose one another in. In Sona against Samira games, Sona’s team is 0.1% less likely to earn first blood, implying that she probably won't get first blood against Samira.

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Best Sona Items to Counter Samira

The best items to use in your Sona versus Samira build include Shurelya's Battlesong, Shard of True Ice, and Staff of Flowing Water. When Sona bought at least these three items in her build, she did much better vs Samira than with many other typical builds. In fact, Sona had an average winrate of 67.8% battling Samira with these items in her kit.

Best Sona Runes to Counter Samira

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 best probability of vanquishing Samira as Sona, you should equip the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Gathering Storm, Bone Plating, and Revitalize runes from the Sorcery and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players chose for Sona vs Samira fights, this combination of runes yielded the highest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 59.9% winrate overall.

We have also included the top Samira runes to fend off Sona to help you infer how she will likely be kitted out versus your champ.


2.6 | Sona Samira | 8.1


6 | Sona Samira | 6.4


14.7 | Sona Samira | 6.1

Sona vs Samira Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown on this page highlight some influential Sona versus Samira counter statistics that can help us realize the differences between the pair. For instance, Sona’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.9 is better than Samira’s KDA ratio of 2.2, highlighting that Sona may be more central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Samira. This observation is in large part caused by the differences in assists.

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

Sona typically tallies much less CS than Samira. Champions who on average don't amass a lot of minion kills typically don't require much CS to be useful. Instead, they are capable of scaling adequately off their abilities and first items alone. Although, champs with plenty of minion kills, such as carries, typically have to have a lot of items to be useful. In either situation, work to exceed the averages displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

0.52 | Sona Samira | 1.85

Largest Multi-Kill

0.97 | Sona Samira | 1.94

Damage Dealt

9,901 | Sona Samira | 18,112

Damage Taken

14,595 | Sona Samira | 20,904

Healing Done

10,644 | Sona Samira | 3,988

Vision Score

45 | Sona Samira | 16

Gold Earned

8,067 | Sona Samira | 11,602

Minions Killed

17 | Sona Samira | 156

Dragons Killed

0.06 | Sona Samira | 0.18

Barons Killed

0.02 | Sona Samira | 0.04


2.5 | Sona Samira | 2.17


0.61 | Sona Samira | 0.45

CC Duration (sec)

28 | Sona Samira | 20

Experience Earned

10,070 | Sona Samira | 11,513

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 8,618 Sona vs Samira 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 Samira 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.