Hektor proposes a duel with one of the Greeks. Aias is was chosen as the winner by a lot but the duel ends in a draw as night falls. Both sides agree to a truce to bury the dead, and the Greeks fortify their camp.
As it was a draw, both sides will bury the dead Agreed
The battle resumes the next day. Zeus orders the gods to stay out, and the Trojans gain the advantage. Hera and Athena try to help the Greeks, but are stopped by Zeus who foretells Patroclu's death and Achille's return to the fighting. At nightfall, Hektor persuades the Trojans to camp outside of the city in the hope of decisively defeating the Greeks the next day.
Gods, do not interfere with the battle - Zeus
The Greek leaders hold a meeting at there campsite. Agamemnon wants to go home, but Diomedes and Nestor say no. Nestor, convinces him to return Briseis to Achilleus and offer him gifts. Achilles tutor's, go to Achilles tent and offers him gifts from Agamemnon, if he will return to battle. Achilleus rejects their offers.
We have come with gifts from Agamemnon please return to battle - Tutors of Achilleus I must not return to battle -Achilles
Diomedes and Odysseus volunteer to spy on the Trojan camp. They meet Dolon, a Trojan spy, and kill him, after he gives them information. They sneak into the Trojan camp, brutally murder Rhesos and twelve of his warriors, allies of the Trojans, and lead off their horses.