WATCH: Nathan Lyon takes absolute screamer to dismiss Moeen Ali

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Nathan Lyon has taken one of the best catches in Ashes history as the Aussies ran through England early on Day 3 of the Adelaide Test.

Lyon snared the wicket of England’s left-handed batsman Moeen Ali shortly after the tea break with a simply incredible caught and bowled.

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Ali chipped a leading edge back in the direction of Lyon, with the Aussie off-spinner flying to his left to pouch an absolute blinder of a catch.

Here’s the video of Lyon’s brilliance:

Former Austrlian cricketer Michael Slater also could not contain his excitement in the commentary box.

“That is a blinder from Nathan Lyon!” he screamed, getting out of his chair in the box.