Raise your spirits with this mid-week chess puzzle. All White needs to do is checkmate in two. Hint: Is the Knight on the rim really dim? (Thanks to Chess King reader Alexis Cochran from New Zealand for sending us this puzzle. You too can send us your favourite chess puzzle.)

Chess Puzzle

Result: 1-0
[…] 1.¤a6 ¢d7
(1…¢f7 2.e8=£# (0:38:50) 1.Na6)
2.e8=£# (0:00:21) 1.