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Battle of Alarcos (July 18, 1195), was a battle between the Almohads led by Abu Yusuf Ya’qub al-Mansur and King Alfonso VIII of Castile. It resulted in the defeat of the Castilian forces and their subsequent retreat to Toledo whereas the Almohads conquered back Trujillo, Montánchez and Talavera.