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Caitlyn
tier-1
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Q

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R

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Toughest Matchups:
Draven
47.8%
Sivir
49.2%
Miss Fortune
49.5%
Lucian
49.7%
Tristana
50.1%
Jhin
50.2%
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Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Doran's Blade
Health Potion
Warding Totem (Trinket)

Core Build Path: 50.01% Win Rate (30764 Games)

B. F. Sword
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Boots of Speed
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Cloak of Agility
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Kircheis Shard
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Stormrazor
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Berserker's Greaves
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B. F. Sword
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Pickaxe
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Cloak of Agility
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Infinity Edge

Core Final Build: 55.98% Win Rate (12670 Games)

Infinity Edge
Berserker's Greaves
Stormrazor
Rapid Firecannon
Phantom Dancer
Guardian Angel

Runes: 49.29% Win Rate (37276 Games)

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Skill Order

Q

W

E

Damage Breakdown

89% AD

Win Rate
49.5%
(-2.5%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate
21.4%
(-9.3%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate
38.7%
(-0.3%)
vs last patch

Playing against Caitlyn

Key Insights
P
gains two stacks instead of one when she attacks from a brush.
Enemies affected by
W
always take full damage from
Q
.
W
and
E
allow Caitlyn to headshot her targets from a significantly longer range.
R
can be intercepted by other allies to tank the shot.
Power Spike
Her high attack range of 650 makes her a powerful lane bully.
Has exceptionally good waveclear with
Q
.
From level 6 onwards, Caitlyn can use
R
off cooldown to chunk an enemy in lane.
Excels at sieging and defending objectives because she can block off areas with
W
.
Spikes very hard at
Infinity Edge
, then spikes again on her third item, usually being
Rapid Firecannon
or
Stormrazor
.
Vulnerable
Has a weaker mid-game compared to other marksmen.
Any champion with a dash can proc every
W
in a line, directly countering her trap setups.
E
has a 16 second cooldown at rank 1. Once used, she can be punished.
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