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How to Synergize Caitlyn with Zyra on the Same TeamCaitlyn is in the b tier of champions

Caitlyn with Zyra

How to Win With Caitlyn and Zyra Paired TogetherCaitlyn is in the s tier of champions
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How to Synergize Caitlyn and Zyra

based on 7,115 Caitlyn with Zyra pairs
Win Rate
50.8 %
K/D/A
2.12
Pick Rate
4.7 %

How We Analyze Champion Pairings in LoL

At MOBA Champion, we take in data from from millions of League games directly from Riot Games each week. Caitlyn has been on the same team as Zyra in 7115 recently played, ranked matches. By gathering so much complete data from the creators of LoL, we are sure that we can present to you high quality, accurate builds to help Caitlyn synergize with Zyra. It is somewhat uncommon for Caitlyn to play with Zyra as teammates. This has only happened in approx. 4.7% of matches with Caitlyn.

Caitlyn Zyra Synergy Summary

Caitlyn has done a ok job of teaming up with Zyra. On average, she wins an acceptable 50.8% of matches the champs play on the same team. If you want to maximize your potential as Caitlyn when playing alongside Zyra by learning how to better synergize your play style with her, then check out the complete build (with items, runes, summoner spells, and skills) below!

Best Caitlyn vs Zyra Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsNoonquiver

Core Caitlyn Items

~22 Mins
Duskblade of DraktharrThe CollectorAxiom Arc

Optional Items

BloodthirsterGuardian AngelRapid FirecannonStatikk Shiv

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerhaste summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Caitlyn to level upq
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Second ability for Caitlyn to level upw
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Last skill for Caitlyn to max oute

Runes

InspirationFirst StrikeMagical FootwearMinion DematerializerCosmic Insight
SorceryAbsolute FocusGathering Storm
Adaptive ForceAdaptive ForceArmor
Caitlyn's passive ability p
Caitlyn's q ability q
Caitlyn's w ability w
Caitlyn's e ability e
Caitlyn's ultimate ability r
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Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
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W
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Q
10
W
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Guide to Synergizing Caitlyn and Zyra

Tips for Playing as Caitlyn with Zyra

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

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

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

Advice to Understand How Zyra Will Play

Seeds grant vision to your team.

Placing a seed in your spell's path after you have cast it gives you the best chance of having a seed in the proper spot.

Zyra is a great ambusher - look for opportunities to set a trap of seeds in brush, then lure enemies in.

Caitlyn Zyra Synergy Stats

Caitlyn Image
Win Rate
50.8 %
VS
Win Rate
49.2 %
Zyra Image
6.1
< Kills >
6
5.9
< Deaths >
5.9
6.4
< Assists >
6.4
1.42
< Killing Sprees >
1.38
164
< Minions Killed >
164
0.17
< Dragons Killed >
0.16
0.52
< Inhibitors >
0.48
16,535
< Physical Damage >
16,883
1,296
< Magic Damage >
1,381
333
< True Damage >
344
18,165
< Damage Dealt >
18,608
17,674
< Damage Taken >
17,602
11,559
< Gold Earned >
11,341
2.36
< Towers >
2.24
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
4,568
< Total Healing >
4,389
12,361
< Experience >
11,974
17
< Vision Score >
17
8
< Wards Placed >
8
73
< Time Dealing CC >
75

How to Play with Zyra as Caitlyn in LoL

The Caitlyn Zyra synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of her gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Zyra, 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 Zyra. His KDA went down from NaN to NaN. This negative change shows that Zyra helps Caitlyn perform not as well in ranked League of Legends matches. Yet, the small difference demonstrates that this performance change is only marginal.

When Caitlyn is paired with Zyra, she gets a little drop in her full damage dealt. This change could signal that Zyra doesn't help protection for her to deal more damage or that her participation also helps increase the game's duration. Similarly, when Caitlyn is played alongside Zyra on the same team, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees compared to when she plays on his own. This is contrasting evidence that she is worse when playing synergisticly with Zyra.

Moreover, when Caitlyn plays with Zyra on the same team, she usually receives a little more damage than when she fights alone. Taking more damage could mean that Zyra does a poor job of covering Caitlyn during team fights.

Synergies between Caitlyn and Zyra

Damage Types Compared

Caitlyn
Zyra
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Contrasted

Caitlyn
Zyra

Is Caitlyn better when played alongside Zyra?

There is no ideal companion for Caitlyn that will 100% of the time be her top synergy. Yet, overall, Zyra is a top-tier teammate for Caitlyn. By playing on the same team as Caitlyn, she improves their win rate by 3.2% to 50.8%. This shows that there is a strong bond between Caitlyn and Zyra that allows them to perform better together than without each other.

Zyra has a greater difficulty than Caitlyn. That means you should be very careful when finding Zyra allies to go into battle on the same side as, as they will need a greater level of skill to be able to fight well with you.

Playing cooperatively, you should expect to see an overall large increase in your team’s capability to destroy wih physical damage. Combined, these champions can tear through the other team with a lot of physcial damage.

Conversely, by pairing Caitlyn and Zyra together, you may not be providing your other teammates a lot of tankyness. We recommend you have other champs on your team that nullifies this relative disparity in this pairing's abilities.

Regardless of your Zyra ally's skill level, you should focus on maximizing your gold income, warding to avoid ambushes, and taking down objectives. If you heed this simple advice, you will do well anyway.

Additional Information for Caitlyn Players

How We Calculated Our Caitlyn Zyra Synergy Build and Stats

For this guide on pairing Caitlyn and Zyra, we analyzed 7,115 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 Zyra 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

If you would like to truly master Caitlyn to synergize with Zyra during both the lane and mid / late game phases of LoL matches, you should keep reading to learn a few extra lessons on this champion pairing. If you listen to the build and suggestions displayed above, you will increase your win rate by a lot.

The most important items to have in your Caitlyn and Zyra synergy build consist of Duskblade of Draktharr, The Collector, and Axiom Arc. When Caitlyn incorporated at least these three great items in her build, she performed significantly better when fighting alongside Zyra than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Caitlyn boasted an average winrate of 50.8% when playing alongside Zyra with these items in her kit.

To have the greatest likelihood of vanquishing your oponents, Caitlyn players should use the First Strike, Magical Footwear, Minion Dematerializer, Cosmic Insight, Absolute Focus, and Gathering Storm runes from the Inspiration and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players chose for Caitlyn and Zyra pairings, this composite of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 50.8% winrate overall.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to team up Zyra with Caitlyn are shown for every ranked division. To filter the statistics and builds to an individual rank, you may use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.