Sona vs Swain Counter Build

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

How to Beat Swain as Sona

5,915 Sona vs Swain Matchups Analyzed

We calculate our matchup statistics from the millions of rated League matches that we get from Riot Games each and every week. This guide on how to beat Swain as Sona came out of an evaluation of 5915 ranked games where both champions clashed against one another. This particular matchup is relatively rare. Sona fights Swain in only 3.0% of her rounds.

Unfortunately, Sona has done a dismal job of beating Swain. Normally, she wins a acceptable 49.3% of games the champs face off with each other in. In Sona versus Swain games, Sona’s team is 0.2% less probable to get first blood, indicating that she probably won't get first blood versus Swain.

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Best Sona Items to Counter Swain

The most crucial items to have in your Sona versus Swain 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 significantly better when fighting Swain than with most other typical builds. In fact, Sona boasted an average winrate of 65.8% when playing against Swain with these items in her kit.

Best Sona Runes to Counter Swain

Summon Aery Rune Summon Aery
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm
Conditioning Rune Conditioning
Revitalize Rune Revitalize

To have the highest likelihood of annihilating Swain as Sona, Sona players should equip the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Gathering Storm, Conditioning, and Revitalize runes from the Sorcery and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players used for Sona vs Swain matchups, this composite of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 54.4% win rate overall.

We have also displayed the best Swain runes to duel Sona to help you understand how he will likely be played to try to beat you.


2.5 | Sona Swain | 5.4


6.1 | Sona Swain | 6.3


14.6 | Sona Swain | 10.6

Sona vs Swain Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page emphasize some valuable Sona vs. Swain matchup stats that can help us interpret the differences and similarities between this pair of champions. For instance, Sona’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.8 is nearly equal to Swain’s KDA ratio of 2.5, showing that Sona may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Swain. This observation is in large part caused by the differences in assists.

Sona often has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, she takes less damage than Swain. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also indicate that the champion with more HP has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from further damage when engaged or poked.

In Sona vs Swain matchups, Sona typically earns a lot fewer minion kills than Swain. Champs who on average do not get a lot of minion kills normally do not need much CS to be useful. They are able to scale easily off their skills and stats alone. However, champs with large numbers of minion kills, such as hyper-carries, usually need a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to outperform the averages presented here to do well.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Swain as Sona are given for all ranked divisions. If you would like to,To,If you want to narrow the statistics and builds to a distinct division, you should use the selection menu located earlier on the page.

Num. Killing Sprees

0.5 | Sona Swain | 1.23

Largest Multi-Kill

0.94 | Sona Swain | 1.39

Damage Dealt

10,170 | Sona Swain | 19,982

Damage Taken

15,910 | Sona Swain | 21,898

Healing Done

12,043 | Sona Swain | 5,767

Vision Score

44 | Sona Swain | 34

Gold Earned

8,116 | Sona Swain | 9,680

Minions Killed

18 | Sona Swain | 67

Dragons Killed

0.07 | Sona Swain | 0.11

Barons Killed

0.01 | Sona Swain | 0.02


2.28 | Sona Swain | 1.9


0.58 | Sona Swain | 0.47

CC Duration (sec)

28 | Sona Swain | 210

Experience Earned

10,381 | Sona Swain | 11,049

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 5,915 Sona vs Swain 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 Swain 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.