"I understand the television business very well. I think we’d get very high ratings. It should be in a big arena somewhere. And we could have a lot of fun with it," Trump added.
For his part, Sanders, who had initiated the challenge via a question he submitted to Jimmy Kimmel, said Thursday he's "excited" about the prospect, but "we will see if he stays with it."
At a rally in Pomona, California, Sanders went on to lay out some of the "very simple questions" he would ask the presumptive Republican nominee, including topics like the federal minimum wage, wealth disparity, whether or not Trump thinks climate change is a hoax, and "why he thinks trying to divide us up is good for America."