London, November 2 (ANI): A Russian shepherd survived a cliff fall after he got engaged in a fist fight with bear.

The 80-year old shepherd, Yusuf Alchagirov, was confronted by the bear, which lifted him off the ground and then sent him flying off a cliff, in the region of Kabardino-Balkaria, reported.

The sprightly pensioner said revealed that he was in the old raspberry fields when the bear turned up and attacked him and he fought the bear and landed several headbutts and kicks on him. (ANI)