Sona vs Xayah Counter Build

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

How to Beat Xayah as Sona

3,946 Sona vs Xayah Matchups Analyzed

We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of ranked League games every week. In our database, Sona battled Xayah in 3946 matches. Including so many games with Sona vs Xayah provides us a lot of faith in our capacity to produce enlightening stats and a pro build to shatter Xayah This matchup is fairly rare. Sona fights Xayah in only 2.0% of her matches.

Sona does a great job of beating Xayah. On average, she wins a whopping 54.2% of the time the champs oppose each other in. In Sona against Xayah matches, Sona’s team is 0.1% less probable to earn first blood, implying that she probably won't get first blood versus Xayah.

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Best Sona Items to Counter Xayah

The ideal items to use in your Sona versus Xayah build include Shurelya's Battlesong, Chemtech Putrifier, and Shard of True Ice. When Sona incorporated at least these three items in her build, she performed much better countering Xayah than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Sona had an average winrate of 65.8% when playing against Xayah with this counter build.

Best Sona Runes to Counter Xayah

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 beating Xayah as Sona, Sona players should take the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Gathering Storm, Conditioning, and Revitalize runes from the Sorcery and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune sets players picked for Sona vs Xayah matchups, this set of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 64.5% win rate overall.

We have also displayed the top Xayah runes to fight Sona to help you infer how she will probably be kitted out to try to beat you.


2.4 | Sona Xayah | 6.3


5.5 | Sona Xayah | 5.6


14.4 | Sona Xayah | 6.6

Sona vs Xayah Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown here highlight several valuable Sona against Xayah counter statistics that may help you explain the distinctions between the two. Sona’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 3.1 is greater than Xayah’s ratio of 2.3, indicating that Sona may be more central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Xayah. This observation is largely fueled by the differences in assists.

Sona typically has a significantly smaller longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, she takes a similar amount of damage to Xayah. This often reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also imply that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Sona commonly takes a lot fewer minion kills than Xayah. Champions who on average don't get much CS typically don't require much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are capable of scaling properly off their abilities and first items alone. Although, champs with many minion kills, such as carries, typically require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, work to beat the values presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

0.48 | Sona Xayah | 1.46

Largest Multi-Kill

0.92 | Sona Xayah | 1.48

Damage Dealt

9,800 | Sona Xayah | 17,848

Damage Taken

15,064 | Sona Xayah | 17,964

Healing Done

11,858 | Sona Xayah | 3,392

Vision Score

46 | Sona Xayah | 18

Gold Earned

8,101 | Sona Xayah | 11,380

Minions Killed

19 | Sona Xayah | 165

Dragons Killed

0.06 | Sona Xayah | 0.3

Barons Killed

0.01 | Sona Xayah | 0.07


2.51 | Sona Xayah | 2.38


0.63 | Sona Xayah | 0.51

CC Duration (sec)

28 | Sona Xayah | 39

Experience Earned

10,375 | Sona Xayah | 11,882

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 3,946 Sona vs Xayah 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 Xayah 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.