Impossible. Where do you get this nonsense?
Tennis is not that popular in China. The sports that are popular in China are those sports that few others in the world plays, like ping pong.
The Chinese audience have very limited understanding of the game, which is evident from the past events held in the country.
I'm not someone who would die without tradition, but this is plain absurd. 2016? I mean come on. Probably 2061 when the world is entirely different.