Season Premiere Tuesday, April 18 at 10 PM ET/PT on USA Network
Following Live Airings of WWE SmackDown
Hosted by comedian Matt Iseman and former NFL player Akbar Gbajabiamila, “TEAM NINJA WARRIOR” will premiere its 11-part second season on USA beginning Tuesday, April 18 at 10 PM ET/PT
This series, part of the Emmy® nominated franchise “American Ninja Warrior,” pits three-person athletic teams against each other on physically demanding, side-by-side obstacle courses that test both endurance and speed. Originally debuting on Esquire Network in 2016. “TEAM NINJA WARRIOR is a perfect pairing to WWE SMACKDOWN,” said Chris McCumber, President, Entertainment Networks, NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment. “With this powerful franchise, we’re giving our passionate audience three full hours of jam-packed, high-stakes action every Tuesday night.”
For Season 2, fan-favorite competitors from “American Ninja Warrior” will form 28 teams, each with two men and one woman, and settle their rivalries on the warped wall -- for ultimate ninja bragging rights. In addition to hosts Iseman and Gbajabiamila, FOX Sports’ Alex Curry will serve as sideline reporter, rounding out the talent commentators.