Ovendale’s cancer fight

FORMER Wisbech Town goalkeeper Mark Ovendale is battling terminal cancer and is currently bed bound in a hospice in Pontypridd.

The 37-year-old began his career at Leverington and went on to play for Northampton, Barry (twice), Bournemouth, Luton Town, York and Newport County.

He was also a keen cricketer and played for Wisbech Town.