Akali vs Gangplank Counter Build

How to Win Akali vs Gangplank Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Gangplank as Akali in LoL

How to Beat Gangplank as Akali

5,007 Akali vs Gangplank Matchups Analyzed

At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of recently ranked League matches every week. Within our dataset, Akali battled Gangplank 5007 times. Using so many matchups for Akali versus Gangplank gives us a lot of confidence in our capacity to provide useful data and a recommended build to crush Gangplank This pairing is fairly rare. Akali encounters Gangplank in only 1.9% of her games.

Akali has done a average job of beating Gangplank. On average, she wins a acceptable 50.7% of the time the champions fight one another in. In Akali versus Gangplank rounds, Akali’s side is 0.1% less likely to obtain first blood, indicating that she most likely won't be able to get first blood versus Gangplank.

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Best Akali Items to Counter Gangplank

The most crucial items to focus on in your Akali versus Gangplank build consist of Hextech Rocketbelt, Lich Bane, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Akali included at least these three pieces in her build, she did significantly better vs Gangplank than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Akali boasted an average winrate of 62.7% when playing against Gangplank with this counter build.

Best Akali Runes to Counter Gangplank

Fleet Footwork Rune Fleet Footwork
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter

To have the best chance of crushing Gangplank as Akali, Akali players should take the Fleet Footwork, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Coup de Grace, Taste of Blood, and Ravenous Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune combinations that we analyzed for Akali vs Gangplank battles, this mix of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 55.4% winrate overall.

We have also shown the top Gangplank runes to fend off Akali in order to help you understand how he will likely be built to try to beat your champion.


8 | Akali Gangplank | 5.6


6 | Akali Gangplank | 6.2


5.2 | Akali Gangplank | 6.9

Akali vs Gangplank Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown on this page highlight some important Akali against Gangplank counter statistics that may help us interpret the distinctions between the two. For instance, Akali’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is close to Gangplank’s ratio of 2.0, demonstrating that Akali may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Gangplank..

Akali usually has a slightly larger longest killing spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, she receives a similar amount of damage to Gangplank. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also indicate that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from additional harm when engaged or poked.

In Akali vs Gangplank matchups, Akali typically totals fewer minion kills than Gangplank. Champions who on average don't earn a lot of minion kills normally do not have to have much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. They are capable of scaling easily off of their skills and stats alone. Although, champs with many minion kills, such as carries, typically must have a lot of gold to be effective. In either case, work to top the values displayed here to do well.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Gangplank as Akali are given for all skill levels, merged. If you would like to,To,If you want to narrow the stats and builds to a particular skill level, you may use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.

Num. Killing Sprees

1.8 | Akali Gangplank | 1.3

Largest Multi-Kill

1.63 | Akali Gangplank | 1.33

Damage Dealt

19,551 | Akali Gangplank | 20,748

Damage Taken

24,897 | Akali Gangplank | 23,154

Healing Done

4,515 | Akali Gangplank | 6,086

Vision Score

18 | Akali Gangplank | 17

Gold Earned

10,893 | Akali Gangplank | 12,166

Minions Killed

136 | Akali Gangplank | 171

Dragons Killed

0.06 | Akali Gangplank | 0.09

Barons Killed

0.01 | Akali Gangplank | 0.03


1.4 | Akali Gangplank | 2.06


0.36 | Akali Gangplank | 0.45

CC Duration (sec)

59 | Akali Gangplank | 281

Experience Earned

13,639 | Akali Gangplank | 14,369

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 5,007 Akali vs Gangplank matchups from recent LoL games. We use rigorous data cleaning and processing methods to ensure that our counter stats are of the highest quality. You can rest assured that the recommended build to counter Gangplank as Akali comes from real 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 the most relevant stats and items to your rank.