Tahm Kench vs Gangplank Counter Build

How to Win Tahm Kench vs Gangplank Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Gangplank as Tahm Kench in LoL

How to Beat Gangplank as Tahm Kench

4,657 Tahm Kench vs Gangplank Matchups Analyzed

We produce our matchup statistics from the millions of recently rated LoL games that we analyze each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Gangplank as Tahm Kench came out of an examination of 4657 ranked rounds where both champs opposed each other. This champion pairing is fairly rare. Tahm Kench encounters Gangplank in only 2.1% of his rounds.

Tahm Kench has done a great job of countering Gangplank. On average, he wins a fantastic 55.0% of matches the champions oppose one another in. In Tahm Kench versus Gangplank games, Tahm Kench’s side is 0.0% more probable to gain first blood, indicating that he most likely will get first blood against Gangplank.

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Best Tahm Kench Items to Counter Gangplank

The best items to use in your Tahm Kench versus Gangplank build consist of Frostfire Gauntlet, Thornmail, and Titanic Hydra. When Tahm Kench bought at least these three pieces in his build, he performed significantly better vs Gangplank than with most other common item sets. In fact, Tahm Kench had an average winrate of 67.4% when playing against Gangplank with this build.

Best Tahm Kench Runes to Counter Gangplank

Grasp of the Undying Rune Grasp of the Undying
Shield Bash Rune Shield Bash
Second Wind Rune Second Wind
Overgrowth Rune Overgrowth
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity

To have the best probability of coming out on top against Gangplank as Tahm Kench, Tahm Kench players should equip the Grasp of the Undying, Shield Bash, Second Wind, Overgrowth, Triumph, and Legend: Alacrity runes from the Resolve and Precision rune sets. Of all the rune builds we have analyed for Tahm Kench vs Gangplank matchups, this mixture of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 59.2% win rate overall.

We have also displayed the best Gangplank runes to fend off Tahm Kench in order to help you understand how he will likely be setup versus your champion.


4.9 | Tahm Kench Gangplank | 4.9


4.8 | Tahm Kench Gangplank | 6.1


8.1 | Tahm Kench Gangplank | 6.9

Tahm Kench vs Gangplank Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown here feature several significant Tahm Kench versus Gangplank matchup stats that may help you appreciate the differences between the two. As an example, Tahm Kench’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.7 is more than Gangplank’s ratio of 1.9, indicating that Tahm Kench may be more central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Gangplank..

Tahm Kench usually has a similar longest kill spree as his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, he receives more damage than Gangplank. This typically indicates differing health capacities, but it can also illustrate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from additional damage when engaged or poked.

In Tahm Kench vs Gangplank matchups, Tahm Kench commonly tallies a lot fewer minion kills than Gangplank. Champs that don't get a lot of minion kills typically don't require much CS to be useful. Instead, they are capable of scaling properly off of their skills and stats alone. Although, champs with plenty of minion kills, such as ADCs, typically require a lot of gold to be effective. In either case, work to do better than the values presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.12 | Tahm Kench Gangplank | 1.1

Largest Multi-Kill

1.19 | Tahm Kench Gangplank | 1.26

Damage Dealt

16,576 | Tahm Kench Gangplank | 20,872

Damage Taken

32,307 | Tahm Kench Gangplank | 23,041

Healing Done

10,857 | Tahm Kench Gangplank | 6,272

Vision Score

20 | Tahm Kench Gangplank | 17

Gold Earned

10,216 | Tahm Kench Gangplank | 11,657

Minions Killed

125 | Tahm Kench Gangplank | 166

Dragons Killed

0.08 | Tahm Kench Gangplank | 0.1

Barons Killed

0.02 | Tahm Kench Gangplank | 0.03


2.03 | Tahm Kench Gangplank | 1.94


0.49 | Tahm Kench Gangplank | 0.42

CC Duration (sec)

648 | Tahm Kench Gangplank | 285

Experience Earned

13,428 | Tahm Kench Gangplank | 13,870

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 4,657 Tahm Kench 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 Tahm Kench 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.