Battle of Cutanda
|Battle of Cutanda|
|Part of Battles of the Reconquista|
|Date||17 June 1120|
Victory for combined forces of Aragon and Navarre|
Calatayud and Daroca in Christian hands
Aragon and Navarre|
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, Duke of Aquitaine. After this battle the Aragonese captured the fortified towns of Calatayud and Daroca.
Coordinates: 40°56′10″N 1°11′06″W / 40.93611°N 1.18500°W