Richard Eidestedt (born 20 June 1987) is an English male badminton player, and currently plays for Sweden. In 2008, he won the Irish, Le Volant d'Or, and Scotland International tournaments in the men's doubles event partnered with Andrew Ellis. In 2016, he and Nico Ruponen had to battle through the qualification round at the Orleans International tournament before reach the finals, finally they won the men's doubles title after beat Hardianto and Haryanto of Indonesia.
|Born||20 June 1987|
|Men's Doubles & Mixed Doubles|
|Highest ranking||29 (MD) 21 Jan 2010|
216 (XD) 26 Aug 2010
BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit
|2017||Swedish International||Nico Ruponen|| Konstantin Abramov
|2016||Italian International||Nico Ruponen|| Jones Ralfy Jansen
|2016||Orleans International||Nico Ruponen|| Hardianto
Kenas Adi Haryanto
|13-21, 21-12, 21-19||Winner|
|2015||Norwegian International||Andy Hartono Tandaputra|| Soren Gravholt
|2008||Scotland International||Andrew Ellis|| Chris Langridge
|21-19 16-21 21-16||Winner|
|2008||Le Volant d'Or de Toulouse||Andrew Ellis|| Wouter Claes
|2008||Irish International||Andrew Ellis|| Martin Delfs
|2007||Spanish Open||Robin Middleton|| Mathias Boe
|2006||Welsh International||Andrew Ellis|| Matthew Hughes
- "Players: Richard Eidestedt". bwfbadminton.com. Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 24 September 2016.
- "Meet the Bristol Jets' first ever NBL squad, looking to really establish themselves in season one". www.bristol-sport.co.uk. Bristol Sport. Retrieved 23 January 2017.
- "Ouseph wins singles and Ellis & Eidestedt take doubles in Ireland". www.badmintonengland.co.uk. Badminton England. Retrieved 23 January 2017.
- "Eidestedt and Ellis triumph in Toulouse". www.badmintonengland.co.uk. Badminton England. Retrieved 23 January 2017.
- "English duo take Glasgow titles". news.bbc.co.uk. BBC. Retrieved 23 January 2017.
- "Maiden title for Eidestedt & Ruponen in Orleans". badmintoneurope.com. Badminton Europe. Retrieved 23 January 2017.