Fight Card & PPV Stream Announced for Melrose Boxing Event

Melrose, MA (August 5, 2022) – Boston Boxing Promotions will debut at Melrose Memorial Hall in Melrose, MA on Saturday, August 13, 2022, with a night of professional boxing entitled “Parade of Champions.” Doors are scheduled to open at 5 pm EDT with first fight taking place at 6 pm EDT. Tickets are available at The event will also be streamed live in its entirety at on a pay-per-view basis.

Earlier today, the fight promotion announced the full fight card for the event.

In the headline fight of the evening, Chelmsford, MA’s Brandon Higgins (8-2, 5 KO’s) is scheduled to take on Fall River, MA’s Dustin Reinhold (7-5, 3 KO’s) in a six-round welterweight contest. The bout will be a rematch of their first encounter last November in Windham, NH. Higgins won that fight via majority decision.

Salem, MA’s Kenny Larson (4-0, 4 KO’s) will meet Berwick, ME’s Ryan Clark (2-1, 1 KO) in another six-round welterweight bout. Larson has stopped all four of his previous opponents since making his professional debut last November. Clark will look to bounce back from the first loss of his career last April.

Nicky Tejada (1-0, 1 KO) of Haverhill, MA makes his home-state pro debut against Portland, ME’s Carl Langston (0-0). Tejada won his pro debut earlier this summer in Verona, NY on a card that was part of International Boxing Hall of Fame Induction Weekend. Langston is a longtime veteran of the New England mixed-martial-arts and kickboxing circuit making his boxing debut.

In a six-round super middleweight contest, Lynn, MA’s James Perkins (8-0-1, 6 KO’s) faces David Tubbs (5-1, 5 KO’s) of Ventura, CA. Perkins, coming off a “New England Fight of the Year” candidate earlier this year against Stephen Langlais (4-2, 3 KO’s), which he won via unanimous decision, will be fighting in his home state of MA for the first time since his pro debut in 2019. Tubbs is a perfect 5-0 on Boston Boxing Promotions cards with five knockouts to his credit.

In a bout with international flavor, undefeated prospect Juan Carrillo (7-0, 5 KO’s) of Baranquilla, Columbia is scheduled to take on Victor Fonseca (18-11-1, 14 KO’s) of Tijuana, Mexico in an eight-round light heavyweight encounter.

Boston’s Carlos Gongora (20-1, 15 KO’s) will face Oscar Riojas (28-15-1, 16 KO’s) of Laredo, TX in an eight-round super middleweight contest. Gongora is the former IBO World Super Middleweight Champion and is currently ranked number-nine in the world.

Also featured on the card will be knockout artist Danny Robles (7-2-1, 5 KO’s) and Kody Koboski (2-1, 2 KO’s), both of Oxnard, CA, in separate bouts.

The full fight card (subject to change):

6 Rounds Welterweights
Brandon Higgins vs. Dustin Reinhold
Chelmsford, MA Fall River, MA

6 Rounds Welterweights
Kenny Larson vs. Ryan Clark
Salem, MA Berwick, ME

4 Rounds Welterweights
Nicolas Tejada vs. Carl Langston
Haverhill, MA Portland, ME

6 Rounds – Super Middleweights
James Perkins vs. David Tubbs
Lynn, MA Ventura, CA

8 Rounds – Light Heavyweights
Juan Carillo vs. Victor Fonseca
Baranquilla, Columbia Tijuana, Mexico

6 Rounds – Lightweights
Daniel Robles vs. William Parra Smith
Oxnard, CA Anchorage, AK

8 Rounds – Super Middleweights
Carlos Gongora vs. Oscar Riojas
Boston, MA Laredo, TX

4 Rounds – Junior Middleweights
Kody Koboski vs. Jay Gregory
Oxnard, CA Auburn, NY

Boston Boxing Promotions was founded in 2013 and is dedicated to the resurgence of professional boxing at the regional level, particularly in the New England area. Since that time, it has presented professional boxing events in places like Boston, Cape Cod, New Hampshire and New Bedford. To learn more about the promotion, you can follow them on Twitter @BostonProBoxing, join the promotion’s official Facebook page “Boston Boxing Promotions,” and visit the promotion’s website