Copa Bolivia (Ascenso)

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Copa Bolivia
Founded 2012
Number of teams 12
Level on pyramid 3
Promotion to Liga Nacional B
Current champions none
Most championships none
2012 Copa Bolivia

Copa Bolivia is the third tier of the Bolivian Football pyramid. The inaugural season is played in 2012. In the Copa Bolivia will comprise the nine runners-up of Bolivian Football Regional Leagues, the runners-up of the Torneo Nacional Interprovincial and a two invited teams. The best three teams of the competition will be promoted to the 2012–13 Liga Nacional B.[1]

Teams will have to use at least one U-20 player throughout any match; likewise, the number of non-Bolivian players will be limited to a maximum of four players at any given point of a match.[2]

2012 Teams[edit]

Team Classification
ABB La Paz Runners-up
Ciclón Tarija Runners-up
Colcapirhua Cochabamba Runners-up
Emilio Alave Potosi Runners-up
Enrique Happ Invited (3rd place of Cochabamba)
Fancesa Chuquisaca Runners-up
Huanuni Oruro Runners-up
La Palmera Beni Runners-up
San José (Pailón) Torneo Nacional Interprovincial Runners-up
Sport Boys Santa Cruz Runners-up
Stormers Invited (3rd place of Chuquisaca)
Vaca Díez Pando Runners-up

List of Champions[edit]

Season Champion Runner-up Third Place
2012 Enrique Happ Ciclón Sport Boys
2013 ABB García Agreda Calleja