It’s being billed as the Super Bowl of U.S. politics.
Americans are eagerly anticipating the first presidential debate tonight between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.
The first of three face-to-face debates between the Democratic and Republican nominees will be held at Hofstra University in New York and could draw as many as 75-million viewers.
Polls show the race is tightening nationally and in critical battleground states.
A new ABC News/Washington Post poll shows Clinton holding the lead with 46 per cent support.
Trump is just two points behind.
You can watch high stakes showdown tonight HERE.