Act of Duty, who was produced from the Nureyev mare Nuryette, will have his fee announced at a later date.
Act of Duty, the fifth-highest-priced yearling colt of 2001 and a half-brother to Afleet Alex's sire, will enter stud at Arthur I. Appleton's Bridlewood Farm near Ocala, Fla., as the property of a syndicate that includes Bridlewood, Stonehedge Farm South, and WinStar Farm.A 5-year-old son of Mr. Prospector, Act of Duty commanded $3.6 million at the Keeneland July yearling sale. Sent to England, he placed in one of two starts.Act of Duty is a half-brother to three stakes winners, including grade I winner and millionaire Tap to Music and grade II winner Northern Afleet . The latter, a Mr. Prospector grandson, is the sire of this year's Preakness (gr. I) and Belmont (gr. I) Stakes winner Afleet Alex.