The best champions not in lane to counter Gangplank include Zeri, Kalista, and Aphelios. These champions are all great at countering Gangplank with win rates over 58%. Even if these Gangplank counter picks are not taken opposite your position, it's not a good idea to take him into any of these matchups. They will usually win against Gangplank.
Conversely, if the enemy team picks either Dr. Mundo or Kennen, Gangplank mains should seriously think about taking him, as he easily dominates these selections with win rates over 56% against both ofthem.
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.
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