09/30/2002 12:00AM

Sunday Stakes recaps


* Bien Nicole ($5) won her third consecutive stakes race when she beat male rivals by 3 1/4 lengths in the $147,750 DeBartolo Memorial Breeders' Cup Turf at Remington Park.

* Only the Best ($5.60) sat off the sizzling pace of Gray Jag, caught him in the stretch, and pulled away to an easy four-length victory in the $70,800 Malcolm Anderson Stakes at Bay Meadows.

* Mekko Hokte ($10), taking advantage of a spirited duel between favored Hannah's Royalrock and Hadif's Allstar, rallied from off the pace to prevail by a head in the $30,000 Delta Miss Stakes at Louisiana Downs.