Ziggs vs Sion Counter Build

How to Beat Sion as Ziggs


We generate our counter statistics from the millions of ranked League matches that we review every week. This Ziggs against Sion matchup review came out of an examination of 4,357 ranked rounds where both champs faced off against one another.

This counter matchup is fairly rare. Ziggs encounters Sion in only 1.9% of his games. Unfortunitally, Ziggs has done a dismal job of countering Sion. Typically, he wins a acceptable 49.0% of matches the champions clash against each other in. In Ziggs versus Sion matches, Ziggs’s team is 5.0% more likely to get first blood, implying that he most likely will be able to get first blood versus Sion.

Matchups Analyzed


Win Rate


Team First Blood


Best Ziggs Items to Counter Sion

The ideal items to have in your Ziggs versus Sion build include Rabadon's Deathcap, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Luden's Tempest. When Ziggs combined at least these three items in his build, he performed much better when facing Sion than with most other common item sets.

Rabadon's Deathcap Item Zhonya's Hourglass Item Luden's Tempest Item

Best Ziggs Runes to Counter Sion

To have the best probability of crushing Sion as Ziggs, Ziggs players should use the Arcane Comet, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Scorch, Perfect Timing, and Biscuit Delivery runes. Of all the rune sets players chose for Ziggs vs Sion fights, this order of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. We have also shown the best Sion runes to counterpick against Ziggs in order to help you infer how he will probably be setup to try to beat your champion.

Best Ziggs Runes

Arcane Comet Rune Arcane Comet
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Scorch Rune Scorch
Perfect Timing Rune Perfect Timing
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery

Best Sion Runes

Grasp of the Undying Rune Grasp of the Undying
Shield Bash Rune Shield Bash
Conditioning Rune Conditioning
Overgrowth Rune Overgrowth
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery
Time Warp Tonic Rune Time Warp Tonic


The following tables underscore several valuable Ziggs vs. Sion counter statistics that can help us figure out the differences and similarities between the pair. Ziggs’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.3 is similar to Sion’s KDA ratio of 2.1, demonstrating that Ziggs may be just as central to his team's team fighting potential than Sion.

Battle Stats


Ziggs Stats
5.4 5.4
Sion Stats


Ziggs Stats
6 6.4
Sion Stats


Ziggs Stats
8.5 7.9
Sion Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Ziggs Stats
2.5 2.3
Sion Stats

Damage Dealt

Ziggs Stats
24371 18312
Sion Stats

Damage Taken

Ziggs Stats
16036 33920
Sion Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Ziggs Stats
5.5 5.5
Sion Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Ziggs Stats
1 0.9
Sion Stats

Dragons Killed

Ziggs Stats
2 2
Sion Stats

Barons Killed

Ziggs Stats
0.4 0.4
Sion Stats

Gold Earned

Ziggs Stats
10693 10804
Sion Stats

Minions Killed

Ziggs Stats
138 130
Sion Stats

Ziggs usually has a similar longest kill spree as his opponent does. Commonly, Ziggs receives less damage than Sion. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also indicate that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to escape further harm when engaged or poked.

In Ziggs vs Sion matchups, Ziggs often earns a similar amount of CS than Sion. Champions who on average do not acquire a lot of minion kills typically do not have to have much CS to be effective. Instead, they are able to scale easily off their skills and stats alone. However, champs with a lot of CS, such as ADCs, typically need a lot of gold to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values shown here to do well.

If you would like to see Ziggs vs Sion tips and builds for a a distinct division rank, feel free to choose one from the selection menu above. At first, the stats and strategies shown are calculated using every match run with these champs.

How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 4357 Ziggs vs Sion 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 Sion as Ziggs 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.