ITV's This Morning presenter Holly Willoughby and former England cricketer Freddie Flintoff are reported to be set to present a new Olympics-themed show reality TV show.

The Sun reports that ex-Top Gear presenter Flintoff and Willoughby will front The Real 2020 Games in which celebrities will be challenged to take on various Olympic sports to coincide with this summer’s Tokyo games.

The newspaper quotes a source as saying: "Freddie’s a fantastic presenter and bosses thought he would be the perfect fit working with Holly.

Freddie Flintoff

"They know each other anyway and on screen they really bounce off one another. Freddie’s cheeky personality is the perfect match for Holly and bosses think they are going to prove a ratings hit."

The Sun says that filming for the new show will begin later this year and that the names being lined up to take part are being finalised.

Channel 4 aired a similar format called The Games, which ended after four series in 2006.