Vendors at a crayfish banquet in Xuyi, east China's Jiangsu Province, on June 13, 2018. The crustacean has become an enormously popular delicacy in recent years. Photo: Xinhua

Who needs Ronaldo? China’s World Cup hopes rest on the crayfish

They may not have sent a team, but the Chinese have delivered a trainload of crayfish to Russia in a bid to stoke the appetite of football fans and boost overseas demand

Topic |   Fifa World Cup 2018

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Vendors at a crayfish banquet in Xuyi, east China's Jiangsu Province, on June 13, 2018. The crustacean has become an enormously popular delicacy in recent years. Photo: Xinhua
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