The greatest champions not in lane to counter Malzahar include Aphelios, Caitlyn, and Samira. These champs are all good at countering Malzahar with decent win rates over 54%. Even if these Malzahar counter picks are not played in the same position as you, it's not a good idea to take him into any of these matchups. They will very likely destroy Malzahar.
Conversely, if the enemy team choses either Olaf or Tahm Kench, Malzahar mains should strongly consider selecting him, as he easily dominates these champs with win rates over 54% against both ofthem.
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