How to Win Syndra vs Taric Counter Matchup Syndra is in the b tier of champions

Syndra vs Taric

How to Beat Taric as Syndra in LoL Taric is in the s tier of champions
Mage Support
Support Fighter

How to Beat Taric as Syndra

based on 203 Syndra vs Taric matchups
Win Rate
45.3 %
K/D/A
2.46
Pick Rate
1.1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our counter statistics from the millions of recently rated League rounds that we evaluate each week. Our guide on how to beat Taric as Syndra resulted from an evaluation of 203 ranked matches where both champions fought one another. This particular pairing is fairly rare. Syndra encounters Taric in only 1.1% of her games.

Syndra vs Taric Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Syndra has done a awful job of beating Taric. Normally, she wins a lowly 45.3% of games the champions fight each other in. In Syndra vs Taric games, Syndra’s team is 0.1% less probable to earn first blood. This implies that she most likely won't get first blood versus Taric.

Best Syndra vs Taric Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeLost Chapter

Core Syndra Items

~22 Mins
Luden's TempestZhonya's HourglassShadowflame

Optional Items

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Syndra to level up q
>
Second ability for Syndra to level up e
>
Last skill for Syndra to max out w

Runes

Domination Electrocute Taste of BloodEyeball CollectionUltimate Hunter
Precision Presence of MindCut Down
AttackSpeed Adaptive MagicRes
Syndra's passive ability p
Syndra q ability q
Syndra w ability w
Syndra e ability e
Syndra's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
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E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Taric as Syndra

Tips for Playing as Syndra against Taric

After you hit an enemy champion with Force of Will follow up with Dark Sphere, they'll be slowed and have a hard time avoiding it.

Get one of your spells to rank 5 as quickly as possible, they gain powerful bonus effects at max rank.

To maximize your ultimate's damage use it when there are many spheres on the battlefield.

Advice to Win Against Taric

Taric's ultimate, Cosmic Radiance, has a long delay before its effect. Try to quickly assess whether to disengage the fight or attempt to kill his allies before it goes off.

Taric reduces his spell cooldowns by basic attacking enemies with Bravado. Try to kite him in teamfights and punish him for approaching the minion wave in lane.

Syndra vs Taric Counter Stats

Syndra Image
Win Rate
45.3 %
VS
Win Rate
54.7 %
Taric Image
5.8
< Kills >
2
5.2
< Deaths >
5.7
7
< Assists >
13.9
1.43
< Killing Sprees >
0.33
155
< Minions Killed >
40
0.06
< Dragons Killed >
0.26
0.41
< Inhibitors >
0.59
1,023
< Physical Damage >
1,994
20,276
< Magic Damage >
4,333
948
< True Damage >
629
22,247
< Damage Dealt >
6,957
17,281
< Damage Taken >
22,403
10,865
< Gold Earned >
8,195
1.91
< Towers >
2.28
0.03
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
1,665
< Total Healing >
11,442
13,165
< Experience >
10,763
21
< Vision Score >
37
10
< Wards Placed >
16
256
< Time Dealing CC >
226

How to Counter Taric with Syndra in LoL

The stats shown here clarify several critical Syndra vs. Taric counter stats that can help us appreciate the distinctions between this pair of champions. For instance, Syndra’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Taric’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that Syndra may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Taric. This observation is in large part a result of the difference in kills.

Syndra typically has a much larger longest kill spree than her enemy does. On average, she takes less damage than Taric. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also illustrate that the champion with higher HP has less agility and thus is not able to flee from further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Syndra and Taric

Damage Types Compared

Syndra
Taric
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Syndra
Taric

Who is Better, Syndra or Taric?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Syndra usually loses when playing against Taric, with a 45.3% win rate. As a result, Syndra makes a poor counter for Taric.

While Syndra does have a much lower winrate than Taric, when facing one another, Syndra also has a much greater learning curve that makes her a more difficult character to develop with. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Syndra into Taricas her relative depth means you may not be able to reach her full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Syndra has a good amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Taric. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Syndra vs Taric matchups, Taric is the better champion with a much lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during late stage team fights.

Syndra is a bad counter to Taric. Focus your actions on maximizing your CS and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Syndra against Taric.

Additional Information for Syndra Players

How We Calculated Our Syndra vs Taric Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Taric as Syndra, we analyzed 203 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 Taric as Syndra 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.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

If you would like to truly master Syndra in order to counter Taric during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you mind the build and stats displayed here, you should grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Syndra typically accumulates much more CS relative to Taric. Champs who on average don't get much CS usualy don't need much CS to be effective, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need many items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values reported on this page to do well.

The most important items to prioritize in your Syndra versus Taric build include Luden's Tempest, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Shadowflame. When Syndra bought at least these three pieces in her build, she performed a lot better vs Taric than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Syndra had an average winrate of 45.3% battling Taric with this build.

To have the best probability of crushing Taric as Syndra, you should equip the Electrocute, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Presence of Mind, and Cut Down runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Out of all the runes we have analyed for Syndra vs Taric clashes, this set of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 45.3% winrate overall.

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