Sona vs Tristana Counter Build

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

How to Beat Tristana as Sona

13,553 Sona vs Tristana Matchups Analyzed

We produce our matchup statistics from the millions of rated League rounds that we analyze each week. This guide on how to beat Tristana as Sona came out of an analysis of 13553 ranked rounds where both champions engaged each other. This pairing is relatively uncommon. Sona is forced to battle against Tristana in only 6.9% of her matches.

Sona does a ok job of beating Tristana. Normally, she wins a acceptable 50.8% of the time the champions battle each other in. In Sona against Tristana games, Sona’s side is 0.2% less likely to gain first blood. This implies that she probably won't be able to get first blood against Tristana.

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Best Sona Items to Counter Tristana

The most important items to use in your Sona versus Tristana build consist of Shurelya's Battlesong, Shard of True Ice, and Staff of Flowing Water. When Sona bought at least these three items in her build, she performed significantly better against Tristana than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Sona boasted an average win rate of 70.2% when playing against Tristana with this counter build.

Best Sona Runes to Counter Tristana

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

To have the greatest chance of vanquishing Tristana as Sona, you should take the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Gathering Storm, Revitalize, and Bone Plating runes from the Sorcery and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune sets players chose for Sona vs Tristana fights, this combo of runes yielded the highest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 56.9% win rate overall.

We have also displayed the top Tristana runes to counterpick against Sona in order to help you grasp how she will probably be built versus your champion.


2.5 | Sona Tristana | 7.3


5.7 | Sona Tristana | 5.6


13.9 | Sona Tristana | 5.8

Sona vs Tristana Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown on this page clarify some valuable Sona vs. Tristana counter stats that can help us grasp the differences and similarities between the pair. For instance, Sona’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.9 is more than Tristana’s KDA ratio of 2.3, indicating that Sona may be more central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Tristana. This observation is in large part a result of the differences in assists.

Sona often has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, she takes less damage than Tristana. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also show that the champ with increased health has less agility and thus is not able to escape further harm when poked or engaged.

Sona often earns much less CS than Tristana. Champions who on average don't get a lot of minion kills normally do not need much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are able to scale easily off their abilities alone. Although, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need a lot of items to be useful. In either situation, try to top the averages displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

0.5 | Sona Tristana | 1.66

Largest Multi-Kill

0.93 | Sona Tristana | 1.54

Damage Dealt

9,602 | Sona Tristana | 17,290

Damage Taken

14,579 | Sona Tristana | 18,095

Healing Done

10,938 | Sona Tristana | 4,590

Vision Score

44 | Sona Tristana | 18

Gold Earned

8,011 | Sona Tristana | 11,662

Minions Killed

18 | Sona Tristana | 155

Dragons Killed

0.07 | Sona Tristana | 0.25

Barons Killed

0.01 | Sona Tristana | 0.07


2.43 | Sona Tristana | 2.89


0.61 | Sona Tristana | 0.59

CC Duration (sec)

29 | Sona Tristana | 50

Experience Earned

10,159 | Sona Tristana | 11,858

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 13,553 Sona vs Tristana 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 Tristana 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.