There exist several well-known tournaments for gomoku programs since 1989. The Computer Olympiad started with the gomoku game in 1989, but gomoku has not been in the list since 1993.  The Renju World Computer Championship was started in 1991, and held for 4 times until 2004.   The Gomocup tournament is played since 2000 and taking place every year, still active now, with more than 30 participants from about 10 countries.  The Hungarian Computer Go-Moku Tournament was also played twice in 2005.   There were also two Computer vs. Human tournaments played in the Czech Republic, in 2006 and 2011.   Not until 2017 were the computer programs proved to be able to outperform the world human champion in public competitions. In the Gomoku World Championship 2017, there was a match between the world champion program Yixin and the world champion human player Rudolf Dupszki. Yixin won the match with a score of 2-0.   .