Yes they did fight in the Coliseum
Roman Gladiators fought in an Amphitheatre or coliseum
At the coliseum there was gladiators fighting animals and gladiators fighting gladiators !
The Roman Coliseum!
The Flavian Amphitheater in Rome, better known as the Coliseum
they used a net and weapon of their choose to fight to the death. Sometimes they would fight lions for entertainment.
they fought in the roman coliseum as they were slaves! not army men
Rome Is Where Gladiators Fight
the gladiators would fight different kinds of Gladiators or other animals
No the Romans would not be bored, for the coliseum is where people/gladiators fighted for there life. I suppose it amused them.
For the most part public entertainment, the coliseum* was also used to represent the wealth and intelligence of Rome.