How to Win Yuumi vs Caitlyn Counter Matchup Yuumi is in the b tier of champions

Yuumi vs Caitlyn

How to Beat Caitlyn as Yuumi in LoL Caitlyn is in the a tier of champions
Support Mage
Marksman

How to Beat Caitlyn as Yuumi

based on 6,399 Yuumi vs Caitlyn matchups
Win Rate
46.6 %
K/D/A
4.31
Pick Rate
7.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of ranked League of Legends games each week. In our data, Yuumi faced off against Caitlyn in 6399 matches. Using so many matchups for Yuumi versus Caitlyn provides us faith in our ability to prepare useful statistics and a recommended build to crush your foe. This particular champion pairing is somewhat uncommon. Yuumi has to counter Caitlyn in only 7.7% of her games.

Yuumi vs Caitlyn Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Yuumi does a awful job of countering Caitlyn. On average, she wins a lowly 46.6% of the time the champions clash against one another in. In Yuumi vs Caitlyn matches, Yuumi’s team is 0.1% less expected to obtain first blood. This implies that she probably won't get first blood versus Caitlyn.

Best Yuumi vs Caitlyn Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSpellthief's Edge

Early Items

~5 Mins
Ruby CrystalBandleglass Mirror

Core Yuumi Items

~22 Mins
Moonstone RenewerArdent CenserShard of True Ice

Optional Items

Staff of Flowing WaterMikael's BlessingChemtech Putrifier

Summoner Spells

summonerexhaust summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Sorcery Summon Aery Manaflow BandTranscendenceGathering Storm
Precision Presence of MindCut Down
Adaptive Adaptive HealthScaling
Yuumi's passive ability p
Yuumi q ability q
Yuumi w ability w
Yuumi e ability e
Yuumi's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
E
4
W
5
E
6
R
7
E
8
W
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E
10
W
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R
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W
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Q
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Q
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Q
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R

Guide to Countering Caitlyn as Yuumi

Advice to Win Against Caitlyn

Keep behind allied minions if Caitlyn is harassing you with Piltover Peacemaker (it deals less damage with each subsequent target).

You can intercept Ace in the Hole's missile from hitting an ally if you stand in its path.

Yuumi vs Caitlyn Counter Stats

Yuumi Image
Win Rate
46.6 %
VS
Win Rate
53.4 %
Caitlyn Image
1.6
< Kills >
6.2
3.9
< Deaths >
5.5
15.2
< Assists >
7
0.31
< Killing Sprees >
1.44
6
< Minions Killed >
165
0.01
< Dragons Killed >
0.21
0.5
< Inhibitors >
0.63
781
< Physical Damage >
16,698
6,821
< Magic Damage >
1,217
782
< True Damage >
805
8,384
< Damage Dealt >
18,721
9,304
< Damage Taken >
17,763
7,599
< Gold Earned >
11,657
2.08
< Towers >
2.84
0
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
11,637
< Total Healing >
3,292
10,601
< Experience >
11,874
35
< Vision Score >
18
18
< Wards Placed >
8
41
< Time Dealing CC >
69

How to Counter Caitlyn with Yuumi in LoL

The stats shown here underscore some critical Yuumi against Caitlyn matchup statistics that may help us interpret the differences and similarities between this pair of champions. Yuumi’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Caitlyn’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Yuumi may be more central to her team's team fighting effectiveness than Caitlyn. This observation is in large part caused by the differences in assists.

Yuumi usually has a significantly smaller longest kill spree than her matchup does. Typically, she takes less damage than Caitlyn. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also show that the champ with higher health has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Yuumi and Caitlyn

Damage Types Compared

Yuumi
Caitlyn
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Yuumi
Caitlyn

Who is Better, Yuumi or Caitlyn?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Yuumi usually loses when trying to fight Caitlyn, with a 46.6% win rate. As a result, Yuumi makes a bad counter to Caitlyn.

While Yuumi does have a lower winrate compared to Caitlyn, when on opposite teams, Yuumi also has a much lower difficulty level that makes her a less challenging champion to pick up and master. You should be very concerned when picking Yuumi into Caitlyn.

Furthermore, Yuumi also has a great amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Caitlyn. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Yuumi vs Caitlyn matchups, Caitlyn is the better champion with a much lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during team fights.

Yuumi is a bad counter for Caitlyn. Make sure you focus your tactics on keeping up your CS and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Yuumi against Caitlyn.

Additional Information for Yuumi Players

How We Calculated Our Yuumi vs Caitlyn Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Caitlyn as Yuumi, we analyzed 6,399 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 Caitlyn as Yuumi 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 Yuumi in order to counter Caitlyn during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats displayed above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Yuumi on average accumulates a lot less CS relative to Caitlyn. Champions who typically don't take many minion kills usualy don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The top items to focus on in your Yuumi versus Caitlyn build include Moonstone Renewer, Ardent Censer, and Shard of True Ice. When Yuumi included at least these three pieces in her build, she did a lot better against Caitlyn than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Yuumi had an average winrate of 46.6% when countering Caitlyn with these items in her kit.

To have the best chance of beating Caitlyn as Yuumi, Yuumi players should use the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Gathering Storm, Presence of Mind, and Cut Down runes from the Sorcery and Precision rune sets. Of all the runes players picked for Yuumi vs Caitlyn fights, this set of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 46.6% win rate overall.

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