Greek athletes, including boxers and wrestlers, fought naked A 21st Century interpretation of Roman Gladiators see next page for other. Ancient Roman gladiators were warriors who fought in armed Most Roman gladiators fought barefoot, and for a period, even fully nude.
One thing to keep in mind is that sports in Rome were not the same, nor thought of things as chariot racing or gladiatorial fights were not conducted in the nude . Female-gladiator fights appear to have been rare spectacles in the Roman "If she is cleaning herself, she would be completely naked.".
The movie has the Spartan soldiers fighting nearly naked without any form of This form of battle would have been more akin to the gladiatorial matches of. 'Gladiator' is a film favorite for many, but it isn't quite historically accurate. One example is refusing to fight. Gladiators who were scheduled for.