It's top secret: British sprinter Adam Gemili on Messi, Morocco and making stir fry
22:31 GMT, 16 November 2012
Who is your sporting hero
Michael Owen. When I was playing football I thought he was such a great player and he was at Liverpool, my team.
What would you be if you weren't a sportsman
Something in sport. Hopefully coaching or teaching.
Which other sportsman would you like to be
I’d love to be Lionel Messi. He’s the best footballer in my lifetime and possibly ever.
Main man: Lionel Messi (left) in action for Argentina
Winning the World Junior Championship.
And the worst moment
Being disqualified in the relay during the Olympics. It was heartbreaking.
What's the best advice you've ever been given
Always be yourself.
Favourite karaoke song
I don’t do karaoke. I’ve never really done it so I can’t answer that . . .
Three most-listened to songs on your ipod
This Is War by Thirty Seconds to Mars, Rooftops by Lost Prophets and I’m Ready For You by Drake.
Last film you saw
Sinister. It’s weird and messed up.
Bookworm: Usain Bolt won another three gold medals in London
Last book you read
Usain Bolt 9.58: Being the World’s Fastest Man. It’s really good.
Favourite pre-match meal
Chicken and pasta. It’s the best thing to eat before competing.
In a film of your life, who would you like to play you
I haven’t got a clue. Ask me in 10 years.
Can you cook Best dish
Yes. I make quite a good stir fry.
Favourite holiday destination
When I go back to Morocco to see family
What's the most expensive thing you've ever bought
Probably an iPhone.
Tell us a secret…
I do yoga. I find it helps a lot, with flexibility and peace of mind.