|Damsire||Go for Gin|
|Breeder||Diamond A Racing Corp|
|Owner||Blue Gate Corp. and Steve Miyadi|
|Dixie Commander is a thoroughbred racehorse out of Gin Running by Dixie Union. She was born around 2007 in the United States, and was bred by Diamond A Racing Corp.|
|Turf Paradise Derby (2010)|
|Horse (Equus ferus caballus)|
|Last updated on January 23, 2010|
Bred in Kentucky by Diamond A Racing Corp., Dixie Commander is a 2007 colt out of the winning Go for Gin mare Gin Running, whose dam is a half sister to 1997 Horse of the Year Favorite Trick. He is sired by Dixie Union, a great-grandson of Northern Dancer by his grandsire Dixieland Band. He is owned and trained by Steve Miyadi.
In 2010, Dixie Commander won the Turf Paradise. Dixie Commander, who is not Triple Crown nominated, improved to two wins from six career starts and earnings of $58,060. He was the upset winner over 2-1 favorite Indian Firewater.