Holly Willoughby has said she is "really excited" to be presenting ITV's new game show alongside Freddie Flintoff.

The Olympics-themed series will see celebrities taken "from their comfort zones" as they go head-to-head in sporting challenges in The Real Games. They will be coached, trained and then compete to be crowned winner of the ITV competition.

Speaking about the new show, Willoughby said: "I'm really excited to be presenting The Real Games with Freddie and the rest of the team. I can’t wait to watch our celebrity competitors go head-to-head."

Flintoff added: "Our celeb competitors will need to be at the top of their game to be in with a chance of topping the medals table."

The six male and six female competitors will battle it out in an athletics arena, swimming pool and gym.

The Real Games is set to air in 2021.