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

Yuumi vs Kalista

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

How to Beat Kalista as Yuumi

based on 732 Yuumi vs Kalista matchups
Win Rate
47 %
K/D/A
3.95
Pick Rate
1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of ranked LoL matches each and every week. Within our dataset, Yuumi did battle with Kalista in 732 games. Having so many matchups for Yuumi versus Kalista provides us confidence in our ability to produce informative statistics and a solid build to counter your foe. This particular champ pairing is somewhat rare. Yuumi fights Kalista in only 1.0% of her rounds.

Yuumi vs Kalista Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Yuumi has done a dismal job of beating Kalista. On average, she wins a lowly 47.0% of games the champions fight each other in. In Yuumi versus Kalista rounds, Yuumi’s side is 0.2% less likely to gain first blood, implying that she most likely won't get first blood against Kalista.

Best Yuumi vs Kalista Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSpellthief's Edge

Early Items

~5 Mins
Faerie CharmBandleglass Mirror

Core Yuumi Items

~22 Mins
Moonstone RenewerShard of True IceStaff of Flowing Water

Optional Items

Chemtech 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 q
>
Last skill for Yuumi to max out q

Runes

Sorcery Summon Aery Manaflow BandTranscendenceScorch
Precision Presence of MindCut Down
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Yuumi's passive ability p
Yuumi q ability q
Yuumi w ability w
Yuumi e ability e
Yuumi's ultimate ability r
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Q
2
E
3
E
4
Q
5
E
6
R
7
E
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Q
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E
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Q
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R
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Q
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Q
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Kalista as Yuumi

Advice to Win Against Kalista

Kalista's mobility is dependent upon attacking. This means it is low when she is outside of her attack range and that Attack Speed slows reduce the amount of distance she can cover in an engagement.

If you can break line of sight from Kalista, including through brush, her basic attacks will miss you, falling harmlessly to the ground.

Kalista cannot cancel her basic attack wind up. While she is very mobile, this offers a window to land spells on her if you anticipate when she will begin attacking.

Yuumi vs Kalista Counter Stats

Yuumi Image
Win Rate
47 %
VS
Win Rate
53 %
Kalista Image
1.8
< Kills >
8.5
4.3
< Deaths >
6.2
15.2
< Assists >
6.1
0.35
< Killing Sprees >
1.91
6
< Minions Killed >
164
0.01
< Dragons Killed >
0.43
0.51
< Inhibitors >
0.59
820
< Physical Damage >
15,495
6,051
< Magic Damage >
1,321
710
< True Damage >
630
7,581
< Damage Dealt >
17,446
7,989
< Damage Taken >
19,170
7,505
< Gold Earned >
12,606
2.06
< Towers >
2.86
0
< Baron Takedowns >
0.19
10,890
< Total Healing >
2,147
10,243
< Experience >
11,812
33
< Vision Score >
18
17
< Wards Placed >
7
39
< Time Dealing CC >
168

How to Counter Kalista with Yuumi in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here feature some valuable Yuumi versus Kalista counter statistics that may help you explain the distinctions between the pair. As an example, Yuumi’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Kalista’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Yuumi may be more central to her team's team fighting capacity than Kalista. This observation is largely a result of the differences in assists.

Yuumi normally has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than her matchup does. Typically, she takes less damage than Kalista. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also imply that the champ with higher HP has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Yuumi and Kalista

Damage Types Compared

Yuumi
Kalista
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Yuumi
Kalista

Who is Better, Yuumi or Kalista?

Both League champions are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Yuumi usually loses when trying to fight Kalista, with a 47.0% win rate. As a result, Yuumi makes a bad counter to Kalista.

While Yuumi does have a lower winrate compared to Kalista, when they face off with one another, Yuumi also has a much lower level of difficulty that makes her a less difficult character to pick up and master. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Yuumi into Kalista.

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

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

Yuumi is a garbage counter to Kalista. Focus your gameplay on increasing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Yuumi against Kalista.

Additional Information for Yuumi Players

How We Calculated Our Yuumi vs Kalista Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Kalista as Yuumi, we analyzed 732 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 Kalista 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 Kalista during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you mind the build and stats presented above, you should increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Yuumi typically picks up a lot less CS compared to Kalista. Champions who on average don't acquire many minion kills often don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. 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 need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the numbers displayed on this page to do well.

The best items to have in your Yuumi versus Kalista build include Moonstone Renewer, Shard of True Ice, and Staff of Flowing Water. When Yuumi used at least these three items in her build, she performed much better when fighting Kalista than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Yuumi boasted an average win rate of 47.0% battling Kalista with this build.

To have the best chance of crushing Kalista as Yuumi, you should equip the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Scorch, Presence of Mind, and Cut Down runes from the Sorcery and Precision rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players picked for Yuumi vs Kalista matchups, this mix of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 47.0% winrate overall.

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