The Best LoL Champions to Synergize and Counter Gangplank
103,081 Gangplank Counters and Matchups Analyzed
To determine the most and least advantageous counters for Gangplank, we reviewed the outcomes of 103,081 recently finished, ranked League of Legends matches. We determined which champions have the best and worst win rates versus him. Additionally, we isolated those select champs that are adept allies and who could help prevent your champion from being countered. Having evaluated so many matches gives us a lot of confidence in our Gangplank counter stats.
As shown above, Yorick is the best challenger for Gangplank with a 58.5% win rate against him. Similarly, Urgot and Kayle are the next largest counters to Gangplank. They have win rates of 57.4% and 57.4%, respectively. You should not take him into a round where any of these other champs has been picked.
Who Counters Gangplank
Who Gangplank Counters
Conversely, if you are fighting Darius, you should anticipate doing much better. Gangplank counters them with a great win rate of 48.1%. Similarly, you can expect to do very well when battling Fiora and Malphite. These champs have the next lowest win rates versus Gangplank.
If you are seeking the best champ synergies for your own comrades to raise your win percentage more, glance at the champ synergies below.
Gangplank Team Synergies
Xin ZhaoWin Rate: 48%
AmumuWin Rate: 48%
Master YiWin Rate: 48%
VayneWin Rate: 47%
YasuoWin Rate: 47%
Regardless of his lane, he does admirably when alongside Xin Zhao. This combination typically boosts his average win rate by a few percent. Amumu and Master Yi are also awesome champions to fight alongside.
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Guide to Countering Gangplank
- Gangplank's Remove Scurvy is a good counter to CC spells. Gangplank counters a lot of heavy CC team comps or lane matchups. Bait that out before casting all your team's CC.
- Be aware that Gangplank can cast Cannon Barrage from anywhere and it's a global. The large AoE slow of his Ult means that Gangplank counters most mobile champs. The slow from his barrels is also very effective at stopping mobile champs from engaging him directly.