Ruud Bosch (born 28 July 1984) is a former Dutch male badminton player. He was a doubles specialist.[1] He became a member of the Netherlands national badminton team in 2004, then in 2006, he won a silver medal at the European Badminton Mixed Team Championships.[2] After quitting the Men's Doubles combination with Dutch partner Koen Ridder after eight years in August 2014, Ruud Bosch moved to Taiwan to form a new combination with Tien Tzu-Chieh in Men's Doubles and Shuai Pei-ling in Mixed Doubles.[3] After two years in Taiwan he returned to Europe to play again in the German Bundesliga for his German club Union Lüdinghausen. He won the Dutch National Badminton Championships seven times, four times in Men's Doubles (2006, 2009, 2011 & 2013) and three times in Mixed Doubles (2008, 2011 & 2013). In December 2018 Ruud Bosch was appointed as head coach of the Netherlands.

Ruud Bosch
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Ruud Bosch
Personal information
Birth nameRuud Bosch
Country Netherlands
Born (1984-07-28) 28 July 1984 (age 35)
Beuningen, Netherlands
Men's Doubles & Mixed Doubles
Highest ranking22 (MD) 14 Nov 2013
23 (XD) 15 Oct 2009
Current ranking87 (MD)
523 (XD) (11 Aug 2016)
BWF profile


European Junior ChampionshipsEdit

Boys' Doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2003 Esbjerg, Denmark   Dave Khodabux   Søren Frandsen
  Mads Hallas
5–15, 15–8, 6–15   Bronze

BWF International Challenge/SeriesEdit

Ruud Bosch en Koen Ridder (NED)

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2014 Auckland International   Tien Tzu-chieh   Po Li-wei
  Yang Ming-tse
11–8, 11–5, 8–11, 9–11, 6–11   Runner-up
2013 Tahiti International   Koen Ridder   Laurent Constantin
  Matthieu Lo Ying Ping
21–13, 21–10   Winner
2013 Peru International   Koen Ridder   Phillip Chew
  Sattawat Pongnairat
21–18, 21–11   Winner
2013 Swedish Masters   Koen Ridder   Jacco Arends
  Jelle Maas
21–16, 16–21, 13–21   Runner-up
2012 Norwegian International   Koen Ridder   Jacco Arends
  Jelle Maas
21–18, 20–22, 21–17   Winner
2012 Hungarian International   Jim Middelburg   Zvonimir Durkinjak
  Zvonimir Hoelbling
17–21, 21–19, 21–16   Winner
2010 Spanish International   Koen Ridder   Peter Kaesbauer
  Oliver Roth
13–21, 14–21   Runner-up
2010 Slovenian International   Koen Ridder   Zvonimir Durkinjak
  Zvonimir Hoelbling
21–17, 21–15   Winner
2010 Canadian International   Koen Ridder   Phillip Chew
  Halim Haryanto
21–13, 21–10   Winner
2009 Dutch International   Koen Ridder   Mads Conrad-Petersen
  Mads Pieler Kolding
14–21, 20–22   Runner-up
2009 Belgian International   Koen Ridder   Marcus Ellis
  Peter Mills
30–28, 21–12   Winner
2008 Norwegian International   Koen Ridder   Michael Fuchs
  Ingo Kindervater
18–21, 21–19, 8–21   Runner-up
2008 Portugal International   Koen Ridder   Rupesh K. T. Kumar
  Sanave Thomas
21–19, 22–20   Winner
Ruud Bosch en Lotte Jonathans (NED)

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2014 Auckland International   Shuai Pei-ling   Lee Chia-han
  Lee Chia-hsin
6–11, 6–11, 8–11   Runner-up
2013 Tahiti International   Salakjit Ponsana   Laurent Constantin
  Teshana Vignes Waran
21–18, 21–15   Winner
     BWF International Challenge tournament
     BWF International Series tournament
     BWF Future Series tournament


  1. ^ "Players: Ruud BOSCH". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 16 August 2016.
  2. ^ "Ruud BOSCH Full Profile". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 16 August 2016.
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