Kalista vs Gangplank Counter Build

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

How to Beat Gangplank as Kalista

1,080 Kalista vs Gangplank Matchups Analyzed

We calculate our matchup statistics from the millions of ranked League rounds that we review each and every week. This guide on how to beat Gangplank as Kalista came out of an analysis of 1080 ranked matches where both champions battled one another. This particular champ pairing is somewhat rare. Kalista is forced to battle against Gangplank in only 2.0% of her games.

Kalista does a average job of beating Gangplank. Normally, she wins a acceptable 50.2% of matches the champs face off with each other in. In Kalista against Gangplank rounds, Kalista’s team is 0.2% more likely to gain first blood, implying that she probably will get first blood against Gangplank.

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Best Kalista Items to Counter Gangplank

The top items to focus on in your Kalista versus Gangplank build consist of Immortal Shieldbow, Wit's End, and Guinsoo's Rageblade. When Kalista included at least these three items in her build, she performed much better against Gangplank than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Kalista had an average winrate of 67.7% when playing against Gangplank with this build.

Best Kalista Runes to Counter Gangplank

Hail of Blades Rune Hail of Blades
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity

To have the highest probability of vanquishing Gangplank as Kalista, you should use the Hail of Blades, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Triumph, and Legend: Alacrity runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Of all the rune builds players used for Kalista vs Gangplank battles, this order of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 51.1% win rate overall.

We have also shown the top Gangplank runes to counterpick against Kalista in order to help you grasp how he will probably be built versus your champ.


7.4 | Kalista Gangplank | 5.4


6.2 | Kalista Gangplank | 5.7


6.5 | Kalista Gangplank | 7.1

Kalista vs Gangplank Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons provided here underscore several influential Kalista against Gangplank matchup statistics that can help us distinguish the differences and similarities between these two champions. Kalista’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is similar to Gangplank’s KDA ratio of 2.2, highlighting that Kalista may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Gangplank..

Kalista normally has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, she takes a similar amount of damage to Gangplank. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also illustrate that the champ with higher health has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Kalista usually totals a similar number of CS than Gangplank. Champions who on average don't amass a lot of minion kills usually don't need much CS to be effective. They are capable of scaling adequately off their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with plenty of minion kills, such as carries, usually must have a lot of gold to be useful. In either case, work to top the values shown here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.68 | Kalista Gangplank | 1.25

Largest Multi-Kill

1.6 | Kalista Gangplank | 1.31

Damage Dealt

16,564 | Kalista Gangplank | 19,752

Damage Taken

20,403 | Kalista Gangplank | 21,799

Healing Done

4,531 | Kalista Gangplank | 5,837

Vision Score

20 | Kalista Gangplank | 17

Gold Earned

11,924 | Kalista Gangplank | 11,887

Minions Killed

166 | Kalista Gangplank | 172

Dragons Killed

0.38 | Kalista Gangplank | 0.11

Barons Killed

0.17 | Kalista Gangplank | 0.03


2.47 | Kalista Gangplank | 2.09


0.53 | Kalista Gangplank | 0.44

CC Duration (sec)

159 | Kalista Gangplank | 279

Experience Earned

12,025 | Kalista Gangplank | 13,899

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 1,080 Kalista 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 Kalista 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.