Battle of Cutanda

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The Battle of Cutanda or Batalla de Cutanda was a battle in June of the year 1120 between the forces of Alfonso I the Battler and an army led by Ibrahim ibn Yusuf occurring in a place called Cutanda, near Calamocha (Teruel), in which the Almoravid army was defeated by the combined forces, mainly of Aragon and Navarre.

Alfonso I was aided by William IX the Troubadour, duke of Aquitaine. After this battle, the Aragonese king was able to capture the fortified towns of Calatayud and Daroca.


Coordinates: 40°56′10″N 1°11′06″W / 40.93611°N 1.18500°W / 40.93611; -1.18500