How to Synergize Caitlyn with Sona on the Same Team Caitlyn is in the b tier of champions

Caitlyn with Sona

How to Win With Caitlyn and Sona Paired Together Sona is in the s tier of champions
Marksman
Support Mage

How to Synergize Caitlyn and Sona

based on 2,915 Caitlyn with Sona pairs
Win Rate
50.3 %
K/D/A
2.22
Pick Rate
2.8 %

How We Analyze Champion Pairings in LoL

At MOBA Champion, we download the results of from millions of League rounds straight from Riot Games each week. Caitlyn has gone into battle with Sona in 2915 recent, ranked games. By gathering so much accurate data from the developers of LoL, we are completely sure that we can give you high quality, usable builds to help Caitlyn synergize with Sona. It is relatively rare for Caitlyn to play with Sona as teammates. This pairing has only occurred in about 2.8% of games with Caitlyn.

Caitlyn Sona Synergy Summary

Caitlyn has done a ok job of synergizing with Sona. Typically, she wins an acceptable 50.3% of the time the champions try and work together in. If you want to win more matches as Caitlyn when playing with Sona by figuring out how to better synergize your playstyle with her, then check out the complete build (with items, runes, summoner spells, and skills) below!

Best Caitlyn Sona Synergy Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsNoonquiver

Core Caitlyn Items

~22 Mins
GaleforceInfinity EdgeRapid Firecannon

Optional Items

The CollectorMortal ReminderStormrazorLord Dominik's Regards

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Fleet Footwork Presence of MindLegend: BloodlineCoup de Grace
Sorcery Absolute FocusGathering Storm
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Caitlyn's passive ability p
Caitlyn q ability q
Caitlyn w ability w
Caitlyn e ability e
Caitlyn'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 Synergizing Caitlyn and Sona

Tips for Playing as Caitlyn with Sona

Fire 90 Caliber Net away from the opponent to close the gap or hop over walls.

Make use of her Yordle Snap Traps by placing them pre-emptively to ensure that you'll have one off of cooldown during combat.

Avoid using Ace in the Hole in large team melees as it might be blocked by the wrong target.

Advice to Understand How Sona Will Play

Save Crescendo for the game-altering moment.

Well-timed uses of Aria of Perseverance will grant you maximum survivability.

Make sure to tag your allies while Sona's auras are active, but avoid getting caught out by enemies.

Caitlyn Sona Synergy Stats

Caitlyn Image
Win Rate
50.3 %
VS
Win Rate
49.7 %
Sona Image
5.6
< Kills >
6.3
5.4
< Deaths >
5.9
6.4
< Assists >
6.9
1.3
< Killing Sprees >
1.46
169
< Minions Killed >
168
0.2
< Dragons Killed >
0.21
0.58
< Inhibitors >
0.55
16,616
< Physical Damage >
17,191
1,391
< Magic Damage >
1,330
936
< True Damage >
1,004
18,944
< Damage Dealt >
19,526
18,805
< Damage Taken >
19,289
11,398
< Gold Earned >
11,871
2.59
< Towers >
2.54
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
2,437
< Total Healing >
2,793
12,130
< Experience >
12,575
18
< Vision Score >
19
8
< Wards Placed >
9
72
< Time Dealing CC >
74

How to Play with Sona as Caitlyn in LoL

The Caitlyn Sona synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of her gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Sona, compared to her overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how her gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.

Overall, Caitlyn sees a large worsening in her KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Sona. His KDA went down from NaN to NaN. This decrease shows that Sona helps Caitlyn perform poorer in competitive League matches. Yet, the small difference indicates that this performance change is not very impactful.

When Caitlyn tries to synergize with Sona, she sees a small decrease in her complete damage dealt. This could indicate that Sona does not help protection for her to deal more damage or that her participation also helps increase the round's duration. Similarly, when Caitlyn is played together with Sona on the same side, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees than when she plays alone. This is contrasting evidence that she is worse when playing synergisticly with Sona.

Moreover, when Caitlyn plays with Sona on the same side, she on average takes a little less damage than when she plays alone. Taking not as much damage may indicate that Sona does a decent job of covering Caitlyn in teamfights.

Synergies between Caitlyn and Sona

Damage Types Compared

Caitlyn with Sona
Caitlyn
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Contrasted

Caitlyn
Sona
Synergy

Is Caitlyn better when played alongside Sona?

There is no top companion for Caitlyn that will no matter what be her ideal teammate. Yet, Sona is a top-tier teammate for Caitlyn. By locking into the same side as Caitlyn, she increases their win rate by 3.0% to 50.3%. This proves that there is a strong strategic relationship between Caitlyn and Sona that allows them to perform better together than alone.

Sona has a lower difficulty than Caitlyn. That means Caitlyn players don't need to be very careful when enlisting Sona teammates to play with, as they will require a relatively low level of skill to cooperate well with you.

When playing together, you will likely see an overall large increase in your team’s capability to dish out massive AD. When paired, these champs can provide a great amount of sustained physical damage.

Although, by bringing Caitlyn and Sona together, you will not be giving your other teammates a lot of engage potential. We recommend you include other champs on your team that nullifies this gap in their potential.

Regardless of the skill of your Sona ally, you should focus on maximizing your gold income, outlasting your enemies, and clearing objectives. If you do this, you should do well anyway.

Additional Information for Caitlyn Players

How We Calculated Our Caitlyn Sona Synergy Build and Stats

For this guide on pairing Caitlyn and Sona, we analyzed 2,915 ranked and recent League of Legends matches. We perform advanced data cleaning and statistical methods to guarantee that our team synergy stats are accurate and reliable. You can be confident that our recommended build to pair Caitlyn with Sona comes from actual 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 your division's most relevant stats and build.

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Further Insights to Win with this Champion Pairing

To truly master Caitlyn to work well with Sona during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League games, you should continue reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this champion pairing. If you use the build and tips presented here, you should increase your win rate by a lot.

The ideal finished items to have in your Caitlyn and Sona synergy build include Galeforce, Infinity Edge, and Rapid Firecannon. When Caitlyn used at least these three great items in her build, she performed a lot better when fighting alongside Sona than with most other commonly used builds. In fact, Caitlyn boasted an average win rate of 50.3% helping carry Sona with this build.

To have the highest probability of crushing your oponents, Caitlyn players should use the Fleet Footwork, Presence of Mind, Legend: Bloodline, Coup de Grace, Absolute Focus, and Gathering Storm runes from the Precision and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations we have analyed for this team composition, this mix of runes yielded the highest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 50.3% winrate overall.

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