Spartacus continues to train in Batiatus' gladiatorial combat school. His tempestuous co-operation given in exchange for Batiatus' promise to search for Sura. Meanwhile Batiatus' money troubles and the drought continue. With the Vulcanalia approaching, Spartacus is determined to get nominated to the primus, the feature attraction, though it means fighting the undefeated Crixus. Written by
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Here, the audience first learns of the affair between Crixus (Manu Bennett) and Lucretia (Lucy Lawless). Lawless and Bennett previously portrayed lovers on the television show "Xena: Warrior Princess." See more
Dominus tells Spartacus he made a mistake approaching his felled sparring partner to which Spartacus replies it would be a difficult feat from his backside. He appears to have forgotten he struck his first killing blow in the arena when he had been knocked to the ground. See more