Yes, this surely happened and this photo is not faked at all. And they did manage to play a bit, regardless of the wind issues.
The wall always wins. Nobody has ever beaten the wall.
Don't take my word for it, but you might have more success if you hold it by the handle.
Or... tennis is playing cat? I don't know what to say... Hah!
I can't see the ball, I can't see the ball!