Sona vs Zyra Counter Build

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

How to Beat Zyra as Sona

7,639 Sona vs Zyra Matchups Analyzed

We produce our counter stats from the millions of ranked LoL rounds that we evaluate each week. This guide on how to beat Zyra as Sona came out of an examination of 7639 ranked games where both champions fought each other. This matchup is somewhat rare. Sona has to counter Zyra in only 3.9% of her games.

Unfortunately, Sona does a poor job of beating Zyra. On average, she wins a acceptable 48.9% of games the champions fight each other in. In Sona versus Zyra games, Sona’s team is 0.0% more expected to get first blood, indicating that she most likely will get first blood against Zyra.

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Best Sona Items to Counter Zyra

The top items to prioritize in your Sona versus Zyra build include Shurelya's Battlesong, Shard of True Ice, and Staff of Flowing Water. When Sona combined at least these three items in her build, she performed a lot better against Zyra than with most other common builds. In fact, Sona had an average win rate of 66.1% when playing against Zyra with these items in her kit.

Best Sona Runes to Counter Zyra

Summon Aery Rune Summon Aery
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Celerity Rune Celerity
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Cut Down Rune Cut Down

To have the best chance of vanquishing Zyra as Sona, you should take the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Celerity, Gathering Storm, Presence of Mind, and Cut Down runes from the Sorcery and Precision rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players chose for Sona vs Zyra battles, this order of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 53.6% win rate overall.

We have also shown the top Zyra runes to duel Sona in order to help you understand how she will likely be setup versus you.


2.4 | Sona Zyra | 4


5.9 | Sona Zyra | 6.2


14.3 | Sona Zyra | 10.1

Sona vs Zyra Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown here highlight several valuable Sona against Zyra matchup stats that may help you interpret the distinctions between the two. For instance, Sona’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.8 is better than Zyra’s ratio of 2.3, indicating that Sona may be more central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Zyra. This observation is in large part caused by the differences in assists.

Sona typically has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, she takes a similar amount of damage to Zyra. This typically indicates differing health capacities, yet it can also imply that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from additional damage when engaged or poked.

In Sona vs Zyra matchups, Sona typically racks up fewer minion kills than Zyra. Champions that do not finish with many minion kills normally do not need much CS to be effective. They are capable of scaling adequately off of their abilities alone. Although, champions with large numbers of minion kills, such as hyper-carries, usually need a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, work to exceed the values displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

0.46 | Sona Zyra | 0.88

Largest Multi-Kill

0.91 | Sona Zyra | 1.16

Damage Dealt

9,117 | Sona Zyra | 20,090

Damage Taken

16,471 | Sona Zyra | 13,815

Healing Done

12,917 | Sona Zyra | 1,483

Vision Score

45 | Sona Zyra | 50

Gold Earned

8,174 | Sona Zyra | 9,337

Minions Killed

18 | Sona Zyra | 52

Dragons Killed

0.06 | Sona Zyra | 0.12

Barons Killed

0.01 | Sona Zyra | 0.02


2.23 | Sona Zyra | 1.83


0.58 | Sona Zyra | 0.47

CC Duration (sec)

27 | Sona Zyra | 221

Experience Earned

10,696 | Sona Zyra | 11,012

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 7,639 Sona vs Zyra 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 Zyra 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.