The broadcaster has ordered an 8 x 60-minute series of Duel.
In each episode of the show contestants go head to head to win a cash prize or face elimination if they make a single error of judgement.
The format was created by production company French TV, with which ITV has also entered into a formats production agreement.
The show will air in primetime early next year on ITV1. The format has also been picked up by US network ABC.