How to Win Yasuo vs Lee Sin Counter Matchup Yasuo is in the a tier of champions

Yasuo vs Lee Sin

How to Beat Lee Sin as Yasuo in LoL Lee Sin is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Lee Sin as Yasuo

based on 4,292 Yasuo vs Lee Sin matchups
Win Rate
55.3 %
K/D/A
1.82
Pick Rate
3.6 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We produce our matchup stats from the millions of recently ranked League matches that we evaluate every week. Our guide on how to beat Lee Sin as Yasuo came out of an evaluation of 4292 ranked games where both champs faced each other. This champ pairing is somewhat rare. Yasuo has to counter Lee Sin in only 3.6% of his matches.

Yasuo vs Lee Sin Matchup Summary

Yasuo has done a great job of countering Lee Sin. On average, he wins a fantastic 55.3% of the time the champs battle one another in. In Yasuo against Lee Sin matches, Yasuo’s team is 0.1% less likely to get first blood. This implies that he probably won't get first blood against Lee Sin.

Best Yasuo vs Lee Sin Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordBerserker's Greaves

Core Yasuo Items

~22 Mins
Immortal ShieldbowGuardian AngelInfinity Edge

Optional Items

Phantom DancerBloodthirsterDeath's DanceMortal Reminder

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Lethal Tempo TriumphLegend: AlacrityLast Stand
Resolve Second WindRevitalize
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Yasuo's passive ability p
Yasuo q ability q
Yasuo w ability w
Yasuo e ability e
Yasuo'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
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Lee Sin as Yasuo

Tips for Playing as Yasuo against Lee Sin

Last Breath can be cast on any target that is knocked Airborne, even by one of your allies.

At level 18, Yasuo's Steel Tempest reaches its Attack Speed cap with 55% Attack Speed from items.

Dash through a minion to have Sweeping Blade available to chase your opponent should they flee; Dash directly to your opponent to preserve a minion as your escape route.

Advice to Win Against Lee Sin

Stay spread out to minimize the impact of Lee Sin's ultimate, Dragon's Rage.

Lee Sin relies heavily on following up with his abilities. Use disables to prevent him from chaining together his abilities and attacks.

Lee Sin has powerful tools to combat physical damage in Iron Will and Cripple but he is still vulnerable to magic damage.

Yasuo vs Lee Sin Counter Stats

Yasuo Image
Win Rate
55.3 %
VS
Win Rate
44.7 %
Lee Sin Image
6.9
< Kills >
7.2
6.8
< Deaths >
6.2
5.5
< Assists >
8.4
1.58
< Killing Sprees >
1.64
174
< Minions Killed >
37
0.2
< Dragons Killed >
1.34
0.55
< Inhibitors >
0.39
15,002
< Physical Damage >
11,198
1,298
< Magic Damage >
2,329
1,099
< True Damage >
750
17,399
< Damage Dealt >
14,279
20,726
< Damage Taken >
27,673
12,183
< Gold Earned >
11,070
2.37
< Towers >
1.51
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.27
1,693
< Total Healing >
6,962
13,773
< Experience >
12,448
17
< Vision Score >
22
8
< Wards Placed >
11
128
< Time Dealing CC >
386

How to Counter Lee Sin with Yasuo in LoL

The stats provided here clarify several important Yasuo against Lee Sin counter statistics that may help us explain the differences and similarities between these two champions. As an example, Yasuo’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Lee Sin’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Yasuo may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Lee Sin..

Yasuo often has a similar longest killing spree as his opponent does. On average, he takes less damage than Lee Sin. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also imply that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to flee from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Yasuo and Lee Sin

Damage Types Compared

Yasuo
Lee Sin
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Yasuo
Lee Sin

Who is Better, Yasuo or Lee Sin?

Both LoL champs are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Yasuo usually wins when facing off against Lee Sin, with a 55.3% win rate. Therefore, Yasuo makes a fantastic counter to Lee Sin.

While Yasuo does have a much higher win rate compared to Lee Sin, when they face off with one another, Yasuo also has a much greater level of difficulty that makes him a more complex champion to pick up and master. You should be be fine when picking Yasuo into Lee Sinas his relative depth means you may not be able to unleash his full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Furthermore, Yasuo also has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Lee Sin. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Yasuo vs Lee Sin matchups, Yasuo is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during teamfights.

Yasuo is a great counter to Lee Sin. Make sure you focus your strategy on increasing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Yasuo against Lee Sin.

Additional Information for Yasuo Players

How We Calculated Our Yasuo vs Lee Sin Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Lee Sin as Yasuo, we analyzed 4,292 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 Lee Sin as Yasuo 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 learn all of the intricacies of Yasuo in order to counter Lee Sin during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions displayed here, you will grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Yasuo usually picks up much more CS compared to Lee Sin. Champs who on average don't take much CS usualy don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have many items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers shown here to do well.

The best items to use in your Yasuo versus Lee Sin build include Immortal Shieldbow, Guardian Angel, and Infinity Edge. When Yasuo used at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better when facing Lee Sin than with most other commonly used item sets. In fact, Yasuo boasted an average winrate of 55.3% when countering Lee Sin with this build.

To have the best probability of annihilating Lee Sin as Yasuo, you should take the Lethal Tempo, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Second Wind, and Revitalize runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune sets players picked for Yasuo vs Lee Sin fights, this combination of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 55.3% win rate overall.

If you would like to view Yasuo x Lee Sin tips and matchup stats and build suggestions for a an individual skill level, feel free to select one from the selection menu provided above. At first, the statistics and strategies given are computed using all games with data with these champions.