11/10/2003 12:00AM

Hoosier Park: Ellens Lucky Star shines


ANDERSON, Ind. - Ellens Lucky Star won a stretch duel to nail down her third consecutive win of the meet in the $38,300 Richmond Stakes for Indiana-bred and -sired fillies and mares.

Ellens Lucky Star moved to the front on the far turn of the 1 1/16-mile race, then fought off a challenge by One Eyed Jackie in the stretch to win by 1 1/2 lengths in 1:47.68 over a fast track. Ellens Lucky Star paid $2.80.

* Dakota Diamond rallied from off the pace for a $31.80 upset in the $39,150 Gus Grissom for males at 1 1/16 miles.